Albion School Council

The Role of a School Council Member

  • Attending meetings following an agenda and have a chance to be the secretary working with the Chair and Vice Chair
  • Gathering ideas from their class on how we can improve our school
  • Updating and informing their class about news and events

How are our School Council Members Elected?

  • Pupils learn about British democracy and democratic principles
  • They complete voter registration forms and agree the hustings date and polling date
  • Pupils nominate classmates who would like to be considered for school council
  • Nominated children put together a manifesto and present ideas to the rest of the class, at hustings
  • Each class votes to elect their school council representatives

School Council Values

  • Being part of the team that look after the school
  • Encouraging everybody to live our school values of respect, honesty, friendship, harmony and courage
  • Being the voice of the pupils