As a way to teach democracy, we hold school council elections every year in September. Every child has the opportunity to stand for the school council. They must share with their class their manifesto and then every pupil gets to vote in a real ballot box for their representative. We have two school councillors in every class.
SCHOOL COUNCIL – ROTHER VALLEY ACTIVITY DAY
Our School Councillors joined our Family of Schools at Rother Valley for a team-building event. The children were split into teams with other school councillors and they spent the day working together to complete some challenging activities. The children had lunch, followed by a treasure hunt in the afternoon. Each school was awarded a prize that included a diary and some lovely stationery to use at future meetings.
SCHOOL COUNCIL UPDATE
So far this year our school council has: