13 October 2017

Friday 13 October 2017

For all children in Year 1 – Year 6, the homework this week is talk time and is due in on Thursday 19 October. There are two options:

It’s time for children to consider if they would like to stand for election for our new School Council.  With two representatives from each class, chosen democratically by their peers, all children at St James’ Primary are encouraged to take an active part in pupil voice.

Elections for our new school council will take place on Thursday 19 October with our polling station and ballot boxes at the ready.  Candidates will have the opportunity to give their election speech to their class on Thursday 19 October.

What makes a good school councillor has been considered by our classes:

Hints for your speech include:

Any current school councillors are welcome to stand for election again.

Good luck to all children who decide to stand in the elections.

If you choose not to stand in the election then you should consider the importance of voting.