Welland Academy has an active pupil council. Elections take place at the beginning of the Autumn term and 2 children from each year group are elected to represent their classes.
The pupil council is led by Miss Astill. Meetings are held fortnightly.
This years pupil council representatives are:
Samuel, Nami, Haney, Charlie, Tajus, Amelia-Lily, Amir, Courtney, Rhylee, Zohra, Daroon and Amber.
Our pupil council have purchase two arbours for the playgrounds for our 'Friendship shacks'.
Last year our pupil council met with the catering manager to discuss school dinners. A tasting session and further work in the area will carry on this year.
For more information have a read of the pupil council minutes below.
'I like being a student councillor because I want to make the school a better place. I like feeding the meetings back to my class' - Aaliyah
'I enjoy being on the student council because I get to listen to people's ideas and help improve the school. We have planned some exciting changes for the playgrounds. We have chosen some amazing playground markings and are developing the role of friendship buddies.' - Kamile