Swanwick School and Sports College 18th June 2018

Swanwick School and Sports College

School Council Notes 18th June 2018

All students that attended School Council on Monday 18th June 2018 came with a variety of ideas that initiated from the school council agenda.

Each student representative presented their ideas they had produced within their form to the School Council. Then a short discussion was had on the most important elements and how we as a school will move forward. We also had vote on the new school uniform and Child Friendly Anti Bullying Policy.

 

Members present:- Hannah, Carl, Ben, Kyle, Harry, Danielle, Joseph, Ethan, Aaron, Joel.

Primary 1:-

Learning Hero’s:-

·         Bravery

·         Empathy

·         Respect

·         Resilience

·         Creativity

·         Achievement

Best things at SSSC this year:-

·         Learning

·         Playtime

·         Maths

·         Playing with toys

Epraise:

·         “Miss Raffles prize box is great, Thank you.”

AOB

·         N/A

 

 

 

Primary 2:-

Learning Hero’s

·         Perseverance

·         Bravery

·         Resilience

·         Creativity

·         Behaviour

·         Teamwork/cooperation

Best things this year at SSSC:-

·         Trips

·         Miss Raffles Prize box/ Epraise

·         Being allowed to play on in the garden at break times.

·         Lessons & work that we do

·         The topics we have covered

·         Assemblies

Epraise:

·         WWW. Miss Raffles prize box, we like the choice, certificates and rewards trips.

·         EBI. More squishies in the prize box. More prizes in the Epraise shop.

A.O.B

·         Anti-Bullying sessions across school. (Mrs England explained that it is done across school as it is part of the curriculum and reminded students that they made their own child friendly Anti bullying leaflet)

 

Primary 7A:-

Learning Hero’s:-

·         Independence

·         Empathy

·         Resilience

·         Teamwork

·         Perseverance

·         Bravery

Best things at SSSC this year:-

·         Epraise trips

·         Life Skills

·         Sports tournaments

·         Matlock baths trip

·         Royal Armouries

Epraise:

·         Please please could we go to a Llama or Alpaca farm for a reward trip

A.O.B:-

·         Not at this time

 

 

Primary 7B:-

Learning Hero’s:-

·         Respect

·         Teamwork/Cooperation

·         Responsibility

·         Perseverance

·         Independence

·         Hard work

The best things at SSSC this year has been…

·         Ski Trip

·         All school trips

·         School football matches

Epraise and Attendance :

·         We like the 5pts for attendance each week as it really makes you want to come to school.

·         More points for the badges. This would make you work even harder.

A.O.B

·         Not at this time Thank you

 

Primary 8:-

Learning Hero’s:-

·         Independence

·         Teamwork

·         Creativity

·         Bravery

·         Dedication

·         Achievement

Best things at SSSC this year…

·         Football / Sport opportunities

·         Gym and Dance

·         Ski Trip

·         Royal Armouries

·         Life Skills week

·         Cultural Day

Epraise:

·         Please could we have fidget spinners

·         Keyrings

·         Flash Lights

A.O.B:-

·         WWW / EBI

·         We like having WWW as it tells us clearly what we are good at.

·         Sometimes we have a lot of EBIs to do at once.

·         EBI’s help us learn more and remember things

 

Year 9:-

Learning Hero’s:-

·         Hard work

·         Independence

·         Bravery

·         Behaviour

·         Team work

·         Responsibility

Best things at SSSC this year…

·         Swanwick Got Talent

·         Gym and Dance display

·         Xmas disco and lunch

·         Theme Trips

·         Sailing at Carsington Water

·         After School Club

·         Football Matches

·         Life Skills Week

·         Skiing

Epraise:

·         N/A

A.O.B:-

·         Rubbish still on the pitch

·         No bin in girls changing room

·         Please could we have a new swing ball

·         Last day of term could we have a BBQ?

 

 

Transition:-

Learning Hero’s:-

·         Independence

·         Bravery

·         Resilience

·         Respect

·         Hard work

·         Team work

The Best bits at SSSC this year….

·         Learning more and more skills to get further in life

·         Getting qualifications

·         Swanwick Got Talent

·         Lowry expedition

·         Some extra responsibilities

Epraise and Attendance:

·         Still like getting points for attendance

·         Epraise is working well

A.O.B:-

·         Can we have buddies as well as Prefects to help with friendships

 

Year 11 LG:-

Learning Hero’s:-

·         Perseverance

·         Behaviour

·         Hard work

·         Resilience

·         Respect

 

What has been the best thing at SSSC this academic year?…

·         Horticulture

·         Ski Trip

·         Biking

·         D of E

Epraise and Attendance:

·         Year 11 still do not get enough points.

A.O.B:-

·         Larger dinners for KS4 pupils please

·         Could we have a worry box. (DE spoke about this is something we did in the past and nobody used it however we could start it again in the new year and see if it is more successful)

 

Year 11 RK:-

Learning Heros:-

·         Above and Beyond

·         Respect

·         Perseverance

·         Independence

·         Bravery

·         Teamwork / Cooperation

Best things that have happened this academic year at SSSC:-

·         Wales residential

·         Year 11 Youth hostel

·         Celebrating success

·         Seeing work used in assembly

·         Life Skills Week

 

Epraise and Attendance:

·         Could Aaron donate his Epraise point to Hep the Hero’s.

A.O.B:-

·         Could we have some audio books to listen to? (Sci –Fi, History)

·         Please may we have some DVD’s for Miss Raffles prize box (Disney & Dr Who)

 

Hub:-

Learning Hero’s:-

·         Creativity

·         Above and Beyond

·         Bravery

·         Perseverance

·         Dedication

·         Team Work / Cooperation

Best things that happened at SSSC:-

·         The fact I can socialise

·         Doing GCSEs and for some doing them a year early.

Epraise and Attendance:

·         N/A

A.O.B:-

·         KS4 students do not feel they need to do anything else on online safety. (Mrs England explained that it is an essential part of the curriculum and there is a reason we have it thread through our curriculum)

 

Actions:-

  • Reward Trip:-Mrs England will type up options for Reward trip vote by Friday 20th April 2018. The trip will them be booked by Wednesday 25th April 2018th and students can enter using Epraise.
  • Online Safety Booklet:– School Council were extremely helpful and decisive in amalgamating all the online safety policies and coming up with the whole school version that will be published on our website by June 29th
  • Epraise Prizes:– A new swing ball will be ordered as old one is broken. Prefects will be in charge of monitoring it. Also a reminder that pupils need to use their Epraise points up by the end of the academic year.
  • Year 11:– They will be leaving us on 29th A Leavers assembly has been organised for 10.00am on 29th June.
  • Learning Hero topics for next year are Perseverance, Independence, Bravery, Resilience, Responsibility and Teamwork. These were finalised by the School Council.

 

 

Thank you to all the students that have participated in School Council this academic year. Student Council is an essential part of our school curriculum and I look forward to seeing you all next academic year.