A school council is group of students who are elected to represent the views of all pupils and to improve their school. At Lyon Park we have two school councillors from each class who are elected by their classmates each year.
What does the School Council do?
The school council does a number of things:
The school council meets, with a teacher present - to discuss and sort out problems. These may include school lunches, playground equipment,behaviour or ideas for fundraising events.
What are the aims of the school council?
To make sure that our school is a safe and happy place for children.
To make sure that children have a place to discuss their concerns.
To encourage all children in the school to suggest improvements.
To make sure any suggestions or concerns are listened to and acted upon.
What have been our most recent projects?
Helped to buy a double decker bus for our new library
Designed a large adventure play area
Worked closely with the caterers to design menus that children like.
What are we planning next?
Redesigning an unused outdoor space
Below you will find the minutes of our School Council meetings and information on the process of electing our school council