School Council

  • Provides a voice for the student body at QE
  • Help the school improve the experience of students at QE

 

Roles within the Council:

  • Chairperson – ensure the council works effectively together, collecting opinions and liaising with the SLT
  • Secretary – taking minutes in the meetings, collating evidence, backing up the
  • Chairperson and working on projects with the staff
  • Treasurer – working out the annual budget of the Council, and how to portion it out to various projects. The Treasurer may also lead projects the council initiates. 
     

Work of the Council over the last school year:

  • Improving the bus services to the school
  • Choosing the charities that the school supports over a year
  • Help running the Year 9 Democracy and Elections day
  • Raising the profile of student voice within the school. 
     
     

New students can be elected by their classmates to represent their class on the Year Council. The Year Councils will then elect people from their group onto the whole School Council, to work with the other years to provide the best experience QE can offer. 
 
We are always looking for new members - please see your Year Council rep or Mrs Sutcliffe in the Year Office if you would like further information.