Ofsted is clearly a factor in this discussion. They want to see how your pupils are having a voice in the leadership of the school, and how your school council contributes to pupils' personal development. There's also the British Values agenda to meet.
It's great to think beyond this though - what other roles would you like to be getting your school council involved in?
Fundraising is fantastic, and it helps teach a really useful set of skills to pupils. But is your school council
involved in fundraising? It might be time to try and broaden the agenda.
As you might have guessed, helping all pupils to develop skills to become active, democratic citizens is our real passion.
Alongside other fantastic organisations like
, we believe in giving young people the tools to lead discussions and participate in social action.
So have a think about how
uses your school council, and make sure you check out all the fantastic organisations linked to above.