School council meeting 2/11/23
~ New school charity
~ Friendship bench update
~ Cake sale for Children in need
~ Nativity & carol service collection for our chosen charity
~ Spring term – Sponsored something eg: run/silence
~ Tombola – Easter time, Easter bonnet, Easter egg hunt
~ Further discussion with class and teachers around Mr Treachers request.
~ Mrs Hall to speak to Ferne Animal sanctuary about being our new charity for this year.
~ Oak class to design posters for the cake sale
~ Spring term – for children to go to classes to ask fellow pupils their ideas.
~ The school council made a unanimous decision that Ferne animal sanctuary would be our chosen charity for this year, Mrs Hall will contact Ferne to let them know the great news!
~ Other charity contenders were ‘Friday forget me not group’ (a centre for those suffering with dementia)
And ‘Safe families South West’. The children agreed that we could look at these as possibilities for next year.
~ The new friendship bench has arrived with a big thanks to the PFA and is being well used in the playground.
~ The children asked if we could start raising monies for our chosen charity so a bake sale was organised and student council to run it with donations from parents.
~ We also discussed a collection when the KS1 Nativity play and KS2 Carol service are taking place to raise money.
~ We looked forward to the spring term and the children discussed a sponsored something eg: run/silence and a tombola at Easter time or Easter bonnet/hunt/sale.
Review next time:
~ Update about cake sale
~ Donations from KS1 & KS2 services.