School Council

Our School Council is group of children who are elected to
represent the views of pupils and to improve our school.

They have meetings with Mrs Wain every four weeks

 Our members for the school year 2017 - 2018 are:

Badgers -  Declan Green and Ellie Atkinson

Ladybirds - Seth Yates and Maisie Laver

Owls - Zackery Gunn and Scarlett Crowder

Squirrels -  Tait Crowther and Isabelle Drabble

Butterflies - Alfie Kells and Sophia Bowns

Foxes - Edward Gaskin and Kayleigh Mackintosh


A School Council Suggestion Box is located in the hall - our children are encouraged to use this to help improve our school. 

Minutes of the meetings are placed on a School Council Notice Board in the hall

Extracts from the minutes of meetings

6th June 2018

Raffle prizes are coming into school gradually
Thank you letter sent to Mrs Parker
Character competition sent home as homework 
Activities organised with Beech House Care Home for two dates
Showcase organised for Governors and Councillor Parents for 16th July

Next Meeting (Showcase) :     16th July 2018 at 1.30pm

9th May 2018

The Playhouse theme changed to be a construction site
Raffle prizes are coming in gradually and governors and grandparents have agreed to help
Dates have been arranged with Beech House Care Home for visits to our school and us to visit them
Thank you letters to be written by School  Council for donations to our school fund for outdoor equipment

Next Meeting:  6th June 2018 at 1.15pm

28th March 2018

Governors and staff have voted for the new welcome sign and the winning entry will be made into a new sign for the school
Letters to be sent out for raffle prize donations
The play kitchen donated by Mrs Parker is now in school
Contact has been made with Beech House Care Home to strengthen community links, arrangements have been made for children to visit the home and for the residents to visit schools for sing up assemblies and show and tell sessions
Playhouse theme for next term decided as a Cafe
Mrs Rose to remind children in assembly about keeping the playhouse and resources tidy

15th February 2018

Playhouse is now a Chill Room
The shelter is not to be built now in the half term
Fundraising from the summer fair to be put towards the playground improvements
Mrs Parker from HomeXperts has donated £100 of equipment
  for the playhouse, all agreed that they would like a home/kitchen 
Mrs Wain to contact an alternative care home to create links with the school
Shortlist of 2 designs from the governors, staff to vote for the winning design
Each class to design 2 new school characters to promote perseverance and resilience.


18th January 2018

Photographs to be sent to Greenacres Care Home
Mr Thorlby's construction company to build a shelter in the KS1 playground in February half term
Christmas raffle proceeds to be spent on wall storage and equipment in the shelter
KS1 playhouse to be turned into a chill out room FOR THIS TERM
Letters to be sent out to local companies/attractions for summer fair raffle prizes

30th November 2017

Christmas Raffle prizes received from Morrisons, Sainsburys and Tesco.
Raffle Tickets have gone out to parents - Governors to help sell tickets
A parent has kindly offered to build a shelter for us and Mrs Wain will be meeting with him
Arrangements discussed for the Greenacre Care Home Visit in December
Kindness posters selected and given to Mrs Palmer

9th November 2017

Ideas for the playhouse discussed - this term it will be a train station
Mrs Wain has met  with Greenacre Nursing Home.  The residents have been invited to a Christmas Sing Up assembly on 1st December and to the FS2 Christmas performance on 8th December.
Fundraising this year to contribute to a shelter/undercover area on the KS1 playground
Letters send to local businesses asking for donations for a Christmas raffle click here for more details
Welcome sign competition entries given to Mrs Rose for Governors to judge
School council have set homework for children to design a poster promoting kindness


3rd October 2017

Welcome and introduction
Responsibilities of the school council
Allocation of jobs
Photographs taken of school council
Thank you letter drafted for the playhouse
Playhouse themes to be changed every half term
Contact made with Greenacre Nursing Home and meeting arranged
Friendship stop sign to be used - reminders in assembly about the field and playground stop signs
Special Projects for the year decided as:  Shelter for the playground and links with the community eg nursing home


Prospect Hill Infant And Nursery School

Maple Drive, Worksop, Nottinghamshire S81 0LR

01909 486374