School Council

Broadacre Primary School have representatives from all classes in Key Stage 2. School Council members are elected by their peers at the start of each academic year.

The aims of the School Council

  • To help make school a safe, happy and fun place to learn.
  • To help teach us about democracy and good citizenship.
  • To work in partnership with all adults in the school.
  • To make sure every child has a voice.

The role of a School Councillor:

  • To work as a team to improve our school.
  • To listen to all suggestions and consider how they can make our school happier.
  • To attend and participate in School Council meetings.
  • To share information from meetings with children in our class.
  • To attend joint School Council events with representatives from partner schools.

The School Council work with members of school staff and the wider school to support local charities and other worthy causes.

‘A new phonics scheme has been introduced, improving the teaching of reading.’

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‘Teachers are supported to plan stimulating and interesting lessons.’

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‘The school has specially resourced provisions for pupils with SEND, particularly those with autism spectrum disorder.’

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‘Adult interactions in early years are well planned to support resilient and purposeful learning.’

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‘The mathematics curriculum has improved significantly, leading to confident problem-solving abilities in pupils.’

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‘The school provides a happy and welcoming environment with a ‘family feeling’ in the new, large school building.’

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‘The early years learning area is bright and inviting, with a focus on vocabulary development through song and rhyme.’

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‘Staff and pupils show great respect for each other.’

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‘Pupils regularly revisit past learning, and assessments are used effectively to plan next steps.’

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‘Pupils with SEND receive high-quality and effective support, allowing them to access the full curriculum.’

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‘The curriculum includes personal, social, and emotional development, with a focus on values such as democracy and respect.’

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‘Pupils’ behavior is extremely good, with a calm and purposeful atmosphere.’

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‘High expectations for all pupils are maintained by all adults at the school.’

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