School Council Minutes
Friday 6th October 2017
Mr Dickenson, Marshall Mark Edgehill (Yr3 Crocodiles), Darcee Caruana (Yr3 Alligators), Amber Horan (Yr4 Guppies), Logan Hayes (Yr4 Mackerels), Carly Burrows (Yr 5 Puffins), Charlie Mclauchan (Yr 5 Owls), Lilli-Mai Young (Yr6 Dolphins), and Richelle Crespin (Yr6 Baboons).
- Class feedback from questions raised in last school council meeting:
Children in need ideas:
Baboon class – Crazy hair day.
Dolphin class – Voting
Alligator class – Dress up day
Crocodiles – pyjamas and activity day
Puffins – Activity day
Owls – Pyjama and activity day
Mackerels – Pyjama and activity day
Most popular – pyjama and activities day.
What do school values mean to our classes?
Baboon class – Everyone happy – playing fair.
Dolphin class – Voting
Crocodiles – Fair votes
Puffins – Discussing and voting, debating and sharing own opinions
Owls – Everyone having a vote, sharing their opinions taking responsibility.
Mackerels – A fair vote – everyone getting a say.
Rules of the law:
Dolphin class – Rules
Crocodiles – Following rules. You get into trouble if you don’t.
Puffins – Following rules and keeping order.
Owls – Following rules and not breaking the law.
Mackerels – Following the rules in school and outside.
Dolphin class – Don’t know
Crocodiles – Come together. (Didn’t know much about this.)
Puffins – Everyone groups together. Helping one another. Discussions.
Owls – Work together. Stick together. Share ideas. Teamwork. Communication..
Mackerels – Sharing. Equality. Community. Collaboration. Going together.
Dolphin class – Statue of Liberty
Crocodiles – Enjoy something. (Didn’t know much about this.)
Puffins – No idea.
Owls – City. Stay together. Statue.
Mackerels – Freedom
Raising team identity
Dolphin class – Different types of badges
Crocodiles – Wear your teams colours (maybe socks). Wear your team badge.
Puffins – Make badges and t-shirts. Coloured sweatbands.
Owls – T-shirts, hats, jumpers, stickers.
Mackerels – Wear team colours. Tops with monkeys on. Team letters on t-shirts.
Letter from Mrs Lofting
Mrs Lofting had written a letter to the school council asking them to think about the following during our meeting:
- Films for film night
- Ideas for Children in need day (see agenda 1)
The council had a discussion and these were the film suggestions:
- Finding Dory – U ( although they think we have already had this one.)
- Addams Family – PG (Halloween)
- Matilda – PG
- Harry Potter (only Philosophers stone and chamber of secrets are PG)
- Bambi – U
- Ghostbusters (1984 version) – PG (Halloween)
- Wizard of Oz – U
- Lego Movie – U
- The Lego Batman Movie – U
- Lemony Sniket’s A series of unfortunate events – U
- The Secret Garden – U
- A dog’s purpose – PG
Food tasting for Juilette Wood
Juliette wanted to get the school council’s opinion of some breaded chicken she was thinking of introducing to the school menu. The council members loved the new chicken and all agreed it should be included into the menu.