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School council

School Council
At Upton Cross ACE Academy, we have a very proactive School Council. Each year group has 2 representatives who are voted in at the beginning of the year. 
This year the School Council have done the following:

School Councils / Pupil Voice

Led by

Mr Clack

PADL accredited



  • Chair of Governors has attended one of the regular meetings.
  • New board updated with photos of reps, minutes of latest meeting and date of next.
  • Children had an opportunity to write a manifesto or speak about becoming a Rep.
  • Voting took place in all classes and school council formed.
  • Regular ½ Termly Meetings.
  • Organising a Fun Run for the charity: National Autistic Society.
  • Organisation of Children in Need
  • Classes voted for the school charity and fed back to School Council – for ACE Council meeting.
  • Analysis of the Pupil Questionnaire and actions reported to ACE Council meeting.
  • Creation of a Reading Shed from pupil voice.

Top Priorities identified from 2019 Pupil Questionnaire

  • My school encourages me to think about my feelings and emotions. 
  • I know what I need to do to improve my learning. 
  • My teachers give me work that challenges me.
  • My midday supervisor listens to me.
  • There is an adult at school I can talk to if something is worrying me.