What is the school council?
The school council is a group of pupils who are elected to represent the views of all pupils and to improve their school. Each year, every class elects two representatives to be members of the school council. The councillors are selected through a democratic voting process which is linked to British Values.
The council will then meet to elect officers such as:
What does the school council do?
Our school council does a number of things:
- meets to discuss and sort out problems;
- holds regular meetings;
- run class councils;
- trains new councillors;
- manage their budget;
- evaluate and review pupil opinion;
- act as a link between the staff and pupils.
School Council Election 2022
Each class chose candidates to run for election.
On voting day, children had to choose 2 candidates and post their slip in the ballot box.
Votes were counted and checked by year 6.
The two children with the most votes in each class were announced as our new school council members.