Barnwell Academy

School Council


What is a school council?

A school council is group of students who are elected to represent the views of all pupils and to improve their school.


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 voice 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 does the school council do?

  • The school council meets, with a staff member present to discuss school issues. These may include school lunches, behaviour or ideas for fundraising events.
  • Members of the school council are responsible for carrying out the ideas that have been agreed

School Council Minutes 2023/2024

1st Meeting Autumn Term 1

2nd Meeting Autumn Term 2

School Council Minutes 2022/2023

School Council Minutes 2021/2022