SCHOOL COUNCIL

Our School Council aim is:

  • To allow the children at Bardsey Primary School to have a voice

  • To help the school and community be a better place

  • To help to improve learning in the school

  • To raise funds for the school

The School council meets every other week (alternate to class council) to discuss the ideas, decide on the most effective ways to change and improve the school and then talk to the people who can help to make it happen.

School Council regularly share news and information about new things.  

Together we can help Bardsey Primary School to continue working together to succeed.

Our Rules

All Pupil Council members must:

  • be respectful and listen to others 

  • model good behaviour at all times

  • be polite and courteous to others

  • no put downs 

Our Responsibilities
  • To support our school by not abusing this position in any way.

  • To contribute or participate actively in meetings

  • To be a role model to other pupils

Our Roles

Chair Person: 

  • Lead all meetings 

  • Help others during the discussions with guidance, and praise

  • Make sure the other officers are keeping notes

  • Work with other officers on all planning and meeting agendas

  • Attend all School Council activities/events

 

Vice Chair Person: 

  • Support the Chairperson

  • Act as Chairperson when needed

  • Work with other Officers in planning and organising events

  • Help to prepare meeting agendas

 

Secretary:

  • Record every meeting

  • Take the register at every meeting

  • Keep a record of all School Council notes

 

Treasurer: 

  • Keep a record of all money raised and spent

  • Give monetary advice to the council

  • Work with Chair Person  and Vice Chair Person in preparing calendar and budget

 

Marketing Officer: 

  • Responsible for advertisements and communication   

  • Help maintain student council display board/website

 

Class Council

At class council meetings, we share and discuss ideas for ways to improve our school.

The class council rep records ideas in our class council files to send to the next School Council meeting for discussion.

We hold class council meetings fortnightly.