East Ward is a special place where everyone is safe and happy. One of the things that has helped the school stay this way and improve is the school council. We give all of the pupils a voice and the opportunity to be heard.
Our school council is made up of two representatives from each year group from year one to year six and is led by Mrs Waterhouse. We represent the rest of the school and discuss ways that we can help the school improve further.
Our School Council members for 2023-2024 are:
What did the School Council get up to in 2022-2023?
We highly value our links with the local community and the school council have visited the local allotments and made bird feeders to encourage wildlife into our school grounds.
Easter Bingo was planned and organised by our school council and was a big success! Over 60 families attended over two evenings with many winning some delicious chocolate hampers as prizes.
Walk To School! Our school council lead our WOW Walk to School project to encourage children to find alternative ways to get to school than by car. For more information, click on the link https://www.livingstreets.org.uk/products-and-services/projects/wow
In celebration of World Book Day, the school council organised a book swap where children could bring in the books they had read and recycle them.
The development of our Chatterbox into a quiet lunchtime space with toys and books.