School Council elections
On Friday 16th September 2016 – in keeping with the British values of democracy (making responsible choices), the rule of law (following school rules) and tolerance and mutual respect (being positive to other people and listening to their ideas) – we held School Council elections at Christ Church C of E First School.
Children who wanted to be a School Councillor were invited to tell their classmates why they would be good at the job and to share some of their own ideas for improving our school.
Then each class elected two representatives: one girl and one boy. Congratulations go to all 14 of our new School Councillors:
Why do we have a School Council?
Because children’s voices matter. It is important for grown-ups to listen to what children have to say so that, together, we can make sure that Christ Church is a safe and happy place for everyone.
What do School Councillors do?
Lots! Amongst other things, they:
How often are School Council meetings held?
Once every two weeks School Councillors meet with Mr Kaye, Headteacher.