School council

 

Our school council is made up of selected representatives from each class, three of these pupils are chosen to be the Chairperson, Vice Chairperson, Sports Representative and secretary .

 

Chairperson:

  • The Chairperson will run the meeting using the agenda
  •  Making sure that councillors who want to speak get the chance, as sometimes councillors can be shy
  •  Watch the time and make sure that all the items on the agenda have been discussed

Vice chairperson:

  • The Vice Chairperson will Chair the meeting should the Chairperson be unable too
  • The Vice Chairperson will run the meeting using the agenda
  • Making sure that councillors who want to speak get the chance, as sometimes councillors can be shy
  • Watch the time and make sure that all the items on the agenda have been discussed

Secretary:

  • Write down the key points of the meeting
  •  Will make sure every Councillor has a copy of the minutes
  • Prepare the agenda for the next meeting
  • Will write down the names of people who are and are not at the meeting

Class representative (rep):

  • Reps are elected by their class to represent the pupils who elected them
  • They act as a link between their class and the school council
  • Reps have to be willing and able to put forward other peoples views even if they disagree with them