What is a school council?
A school council is group of pupils who are elected to represent the views of all pupils and to improve their school.
What are the aims of the school council?
To make sure that our school is a safe and happy place for children.
To make sure that children have a place to voice their concerns.
To encourage all children in the school to suggest improvements.
To make sure any suggestions or concerns are listened to and acted upon.
What is involved in being a member of the school council?
The school council will meet every three weeks to discuss and sort out problems. They then share council ideas and decisions with their class.
Members of the school council will be responsible for carrying out the ideas that have been agreed, such as planning fundraising events, writing newspaper articles, or meeting with members of staff.