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Welcome to Castle Hill School Council

School Council 2019 - 20


Our new school council representatives have been elected through an election process. The pupils have learnt about democracy and the importance of having a voice using the voting system.

Chair: Safoorah

Vice-Chair: Roumaissa and Jake

Secretary: Ellie

Other School Council members: Sadie, Famara, Jayson, Anayah, Lucas, Jasmin, Kaylee, Ava and Oscar.

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The School Council is made up of two pupils from each year group. We work with all of the pupils, staff, governors and Mrs Johnson to help make our school the best it can be. We meet fortnightly and discuss ideas and make decisions.

 Things we work on include:

  • helping to develop the School Rules and the Code of Conduct
  • providing feedback on the curriculum (our teachers use this to make our learning more fun)
  • helping to plan and develop the playground to make sure that all the pupils in the school have something they enjoy doing in a safe place at playtime
  • thinking up questions for the pupil questionnaire to check we are happy, safe and enjoy coming to school
  • getting ideas from our classes and year groups to pass on to staff about how to make learning fun
  • making suggestions for the clubs we would like to have each term
  • finding out what you think about things that affect us like school uniform, homework, playtime and school dinners
  • talking to Local MP's and other people who make decisions about the things that are important to us, so they know what we think if they have to vote on issues that concern us like schools, parks, swimming pools, bike and scooter areas etc.
  • organising a range of fund raising events and Mufti days
  • reporting in assembly on the things we are doing

School Council voting day