Please note that Kernow Learning have published a new Admissions Arrangements Policy for 2021/22. This is available on the school website for consultation purposes. There have been some changes to the over-subscription criteria. Any responses should be received by the 31st January 2020 and can be made to, by post to Kernow Learning, Mor Workspace, Treloggan Lane, Newquay, TR7 2FP or by telephone on 01637 303 106.

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.