A school council is group of students who are elected to represent the views of all pupils and to improve their school. The election takes place in the school hall each year when every child gets to vote for representatives of their class.
At Anson the 2016 School Council is chaired by Hope in Year 6. She ensures that everyone gets a chance to speak, that everyone has their opinion aired and that the meetings run smoothly.
The School Council organises events for the children at Anson and contribute towards the development of the school. They are also responsible for charitable work such as Comic Relief, Children In Need and We Day 2016.
They also offer their views on bigger projects such as the development of the school playground, the new Dining Room and improvements to resources in the school.