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School Council Constitution

 School Council Constitution



  • To give pupils the opportunity to be involved in improving school life for everyone.
  • For pupils to work as partners with staff, developing a caring school community.
  • To provide all pupils with opportunities to develop skills that will be important throughout their lives.
  • To involve pupils in solving problems and resolving conflicts.
  • The School Council Each class will elect a girl and boy to be their representatives.
  • The school council will be made up of two representatives from each class in years 2 - 6.
  • The school council will meet about every 3 weeks.
  • The minutes of the meetings will be distributed to classes to make sure everyone knows about the activities of the council.



Responsibilities of pupil councillors

  • Class representatives will report back to their class after every school council meeting.
  • Class representatives will take issues brought by their class to the school council.
  • They should put across the views of their class, not their own views.
  • If a representative misses school council meetings twice in a row without a good reason, the class can choose to elect a new representative.