School Council Achievement Record and News

Looking Back

  • Created an up-to-date school council display board.
  • Whole school assembly introducing our chosen charity for this year – The Guide Dogs Association
  • Informed parents with a letter about our chosen charity and collection points.
  • Created a collection and recycling area for mobile phones, foil, ink cartridges and stamps.
  • Voted for playground monitors.
  • Impacted on playtime games – doing research, investigating playground catalogues and funding and buying the new play equipment.
  • Decided on how to organise the playground into zones and equipment into boxes.
  • Created playground conduct codes and displayed them around the school.
  • Assembly promoting school suggestion box and update on guide dogs recycling.
  • Shades for the Day’ raised £201.77.
  • Total money raised for the Guide Dogs Association was £848.27. Fantastic!
  • Mrs Ball made school council suggestion bags to each class.
  • Investigated ideas for markings on the new playground surface in 2010, all classes providing ideas and plans.
  • Took part in the interviews for the new headteacher:
    Each class discussed questions they would like asked.
    Each representative had the opportunity to interview a candidate.
    The chairperson fed back to the Governors.
  • Investigating pupils feelings about the possibility of reinstating whole school breaks (including the need for buddies etc).
  • Investigating pupil ideas about our new building.
  • Fundraising implications for the above.

Recent and Ongoing

  • Foil, mobile phone, stamps and ink cartridge collection.
  • New logo competition
  • Hats for Haiti which raised £338.85
  • Blue Peter Send a Smile campaign where we sent 600 plus T Shirts worth nearly £2000
  • Met with the Chairman of the Governors to explain their work over the year

Looking Forward

  • Meeting with the Governors and Headteacher to choose outdoor equipment


School Council Thank You

We are the School Council and we would just like to say a massive thank you to all the pupils, parents, staff and governors at Stoke Holy Cross Primary School who helped to raise an amazing £490 for Comic Relief-Red Nose Day in March. Click on the link for more information.