St James Catholic

Primary School

In the loving peace, justice and joy of Jesus, we achieve.

School Council

Meet our Councilors



 School Council Job Description

In the loving peace, justice and joy of Jesus, we achieve


  • To be an excellent role model for other pupils – live out our Mission.
  • To represent the views of others, even when they may not agree with that view.
  • Contribute and share ideas and thinking at meetings.
  • Ensure that whatever is being discussed by the council is shared with your class.
  • To attend regular meetings.
  • To work effectively in a specific role e.g. secretary.
  • To listen to the views of the children and feedback clearly to the School Council and the rest of the School.
  • To think creatively and introduce ideas and initiatives to enhance the school environment.
  • Be representatives of the school – including taking responsibility to report any poor behaviour on the playground.
  • To be able to verbally communicate clearly and appropriately to pupils across school. This may be in a small group, a classroom or leading full school assemblies.
  • To communicate respectfully with pupils and staff.