School Council Minutes 
School Council 2013/14
Monday 3rd March 2014

Present: Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Zaynah & Malihah, Hafsah & Husain.

Apologies for Absence: 

-T-Shirts – Mrs Bartkiw will order and sell at the end of the year.  The majority want them with a couple of exceptions.
-Speakers Award – carry on with process.
-Interviews.  5Q group of fundraiser's – interview.  Year 6 Malahat and Hana – interview.
-Talk to Mrs Galloway about interview/video.  Hafsa and Haider to come up with questions
-Hana and Malahat to come to common room on Friday, as we are going to interview them about fundraising ideas for Speakers Award.
-Wednesday morning Junaid and Mrs Galloway to film the Get Fit Campaign and come up with questionnaire, for both parents and children.
-We need to take pictures of the ECO Pod and see Mr Yarker.
-Questionnaire


Agenda:

            
Date of next meeting  Monday 10th March 2014




Monday 17th February 2014

Present: Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Zaynah & Malihah, Hafsah & Husain.

Apologies for Absence: 

-Hasnain and Husain – Project (Tesco).
-A video clip of chickens.
-What people said.
-The manager was on the clip.
-How the food is produced.  Starts 24th February.
-Not much information given.
-It is open to all primary schools in the UK.
-Would be good for healthy eating.
-We will ask Miss Nikki regarding fitness and to liaise with Hasnain and Husain.
-Zohaib in year 3 and Hasnain and Husain to find out more.
-Letters – We will find good letters, chairs will confirm with the child’s class teacher.  Mr Ahmed will then select the best letters.  There are some more letters to come from year 5, our.  Chairs say there is only one good enough.  Zara Hussain’s letter will be shown to Mr Ahmed, class teacher and school council.  We have agreed .


Agenda: School Ties

             
Date of next meeting  Monday 24th February 2014




Monday 10th February 2014

Present: Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Zaynah & Malihah, Hafsah & Husain.

Apologies for Absence: 

-Speakers Award - discussed what needs to be done for speaker's award.
-Mr Ahmed still needs to get Chris, regarding the ECO Pod.
-T-Shirts for year 6 leavers, with everybody in the classes name on .  This would be a very nice gift to leave PLCPS with.  Discuss if chuldren are willing to pay £3 for one.
-Ask class what books they want - vote for at least 6.


Agenda: Hasnain and Husain are going to research more on a Farm To Fork project, Tesco want us to be part of it.
              More tie letters to come in from year 5
              Need to go before school council.  Pigeon hole befroe meeting.
              1/2 class want T-Shirts
              Roald Dahl
              Michael Morpurgo

             
Date of next meeting  Monday 17th February 2014




Monday 3rd November 2013

Present: Miss Farooq, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Zaynah & Malihah, Hafsah & Husain.

Apologies for Absence:  Mr Khangura

-Chairs to talk to Miss Irm about redecorating the Common Room.
-School Council to talk to Mr Mahmood about talking photographs in assembly when ties are being handed out.
-Letters have been sent by Simra, Aisha and Zoyah, for school ties.
-Shazaib Manshah was to recieve a tie, but bad behaviour has let him down.  There will be no ties after 11th february until next term.
-Chairs will sort out invitations for parents of children with ties.
-More letters, (taking ability into consideration).
-Chairs to speak to Mr Ahmed to ask if school ties and shirts are ready to be handed out yet.

Agenda: Speaker's Award
             

Date of next meeting  Monday 10th February 2014




Monday 27th November 2013

Present:  Mr Khangura, Miss Farooq, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Zaynah & Malihah, Hafsah & Husain.

Apologies for Absence:  Iqra.

-Aleya wrote a tie letter and it will be accepted, just need to talk of swimming.
-Hafsa Rafiq wrote a tie letter, which was accepted.
-Ties will be handed out on 10th February.
-3rd February we need to ring parents.
-Need to ask Mrs Galloway ro take some photographs.
-Shozaib Mansha Butt from year 5 and Feroze Raja wrote a letter for a tie and will also be recieving one.
-Zeshaan made a suggestion that we could move the snooker table, but school council have voted not to move it.
-Feroz Raja wants to join the football team and is going to talk to Mr Brown.
-Mrs Quinn is going to send more helpers down to school council. 
-We are going to to start doing videos for the speaker's award.
-Mr Yarker is waiting for Chris to come back to do the Eco Pod.
-We need to buy more things for the Eco Pod before February.
-Mr Brown will be downloading music onto CDs for new library.

Agenda: Speaker's Award
             

Date of next meeting  Monday 3rd February 2014




Monday 20th November 2013

Present:  Mr Khangura, Miss Farooq, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Iqra, Zaynah & Malihah.

Apologies for Absence:  Hafsah & Husain.


-Hadiqa and Zaynah recieved a booklet about the Chinese New Year.  We will be entering our letter about the year of the horse according to the Lunar Calendar, on Friday 31st January.
-Amir Ayub asked whether people with year 5 & 6 ties could come into the common room.  Maybe a seperate day for people with ties would be a good idea.  We should upgrade the room:  More games and get the football table fixed.
-Chairs went to Mr Ahmed with regards to the new library (songs etc.).
-£3500 is the school budget to upgrade the common room.   Money has been spent on the Eco Pod.  We may use some money to upgrade the common room.  We will ask Mr Ahmed whether furniture is part of all this.  New games for X-Box 360 may be needed.

Agenda: Speaker's Award
              Eco Pod
         Get Fit Campaign
              £50 - £500


Date of next meeting  Monday 27th January 2014




Monday 13th November 2013

Present:  Mr Khangura, Miss Farooq, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Hafsah, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Iqra, Zaynan & Malihah.

Apologies for Absence:


-Speaking Award – Get Fit Campaign did a questionnaire and everyone said they were getting fitter.  We can say it is successful  as the members are attending and expressing fitness and joy.
-HMI team are coming in next Monday.  So it is really important to be alert and put hands up.
-Our Pakistan visitors are coming on Tuesday, so we need to be alert and show our usual discipline and respect.  They are going with year 5 to The Imperial War museum.

Agenda: Fund review


Date of next meeting  Monday 20th January 2014



Monday 6th November 2013

Present:  Mr Khangura, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Hafsah, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Iqra, Zaynan & Malihah.

Apologies for Absence: Miss Farooq.

-Mr Ahmed agreed to redecorate the Common Room. 
-Ideas for redecorating the Common Room are:-

* Fish Tank  -  Cushions – Coffee Table – Bean Bags – New Carpet – Games – New Moto on the wall.
-Husnain Khan’s tie bid is not accepted by both chairs Mariam and Zenib.

Agenda: Common Room.
              Speaker's Award.          
             


Date of next meeting  Monday 13th January 2014






Monday 16th November 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Hafsah, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Iqra, Zaynan & Malihah.

Apologies for Absence: Mr Khangura

- Positive remarks  about the Community Event.
-Year 3 children are away with Chiken Pox.  Fantastic childrfen taking the job on board and stepping into other roles.
-Laptops recieved.  Chairs to see Mrs Galloway.
-Chair said we will focus on Speaker's Award more after the holiday.
-Groups for Speaker's Award changed.
-ECO Pod - Zainab, Zain, Hadiqa and Awais.
-£50 - £500 - Hasnain, Husain, Ikra, Zaynah, Haider and Hafsa.
Get Fit Campaign - Mariam, Zainab A, Zohaib, Junaid and Sami.
-Whenever year 6 are not in the meeting, Hadiqa and Zaynan will chair the meeting.
-Tomorrow a Bradford teacher (Investors in Pupils), is coming to look around school.


Agenda: Common Room.
              Speaker's Award.          
             


Date of next meeting  Monday 6th January 2014




Monday 2nd November 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Hafsah, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Iqra, Zaynan & Malihah.

Apologies for Absence:

-We discussed renovating the common Room.  A few things need to be changed.
-Husnain is coming next week for a tie.
-Homework for Speaker's Award next week.
-Feedback to Miss Ahmed agreed to renovate the Common Room.
-The room needs evolution not revolution.


Agenda: Speaker's Award

Date of next meeting  Monday 16th December 2013





Monday 25th November 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Hafsah, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Iqra, Zaynan & Malihah.

Apologies for Absence:

- Mr Khangura was very impressed with the school council representatives, while showing the headteachers around school. 
-Chairs to ask Mrs Galloway about when they are getting their laptops.
-Every house in Calderdale will receive a letter about the Lucky Hat Competition.  Prizes available.  Mentions health and safety, staying warm in winter and gives advice.
-Chairs to speak in assembly about the Speaker's Award.  We will split into 3 groups.


Agenda: Feedback from separate groups.
              Tips for winter/Calderdale letter.
              Ties.

Date of next meeting  Monday 2nd December 2013




Monday 18th November 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Hafsah, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Zaynan & Malihah.

Apologies for Absence: Iqra

-We discussed about the early transition and did we like it.
-Headteachers will be coming on Wednesday morning.
-Laptops are going to go to Chair for half term.
-Fundraising ideas from Hanna Maria and Malahat were accepted.
-Year 5 and 6 will be going round with the headteachers.  Husnain's school tie letter was read out and he might be getting a tie.



Agenda:

Date of next meeting  Monday 25th November 2013




Monday 11th November 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Hafsah, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Iqra, Zaynan & Malihah.

Apologies for Absence:

- Song list for library - fed back.
-Miss Ahmed suggested a DVD with 100 songs on.  We also discussed a game list for library that can be played on the IPads. 
-Husain Khan's tie letter was refused by school council.  He will rewrite and improve it.  In future the school council will decide together about letters.
-Game ideas for library are: Monopoly - Scrabble - Cluedo - 4 in A Row - Snakes and Ladders - Connect 4 - Angry Birds - Temple Run and Subway Sure.
-Discussed some initial ideas for Speaker's Award.  We will start with the 'Get Fit' Campaign and interview parents and children on stage.
-ECO Pod - we will talk about themes and how it is effective.
-Chairs to speak to Mrs Galloway about correct information about laptops, which are given towards the end of the year.


Agenda: Speakers Award.
              Laptops.
              Hasan to speak to Mr Yarker about the Pool Table.

Date of next meeting  Monday 18th November 2013





Monday 4th November 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Hafsah, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Iqra, Zaynan & Malihah.

Apologies for Absence:

-Children who want a tie can start to write letters.
-Discussed about Mr Brown's comments on the school council.
-Discussed about the school council competition.
-Now doing the fundraising for the Speaker's Award.
-Classes need to think of fundraising ides for changing £50 into £500.
-Still waiting for Gareth to pick up more information on the ECO Pod.
-Jumper samples are coming.
-School Council members are to get special jumpers.


Agenda: Song list for Library Speaker's Award.
              Game list.

Date of next meeting  Monday 11th November 2013




Monday 21St October 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Hafsah, Owais, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Iqra, Zaynan & Malihah.

Apologies for Absence: Mr Fazackerley

- Mr Yarker will be informing school about the ECO Pod.  ECO Pod work is ongoing, but not complete.  The builders are busy sorting our the roof and working on the insulation.  We discussed when it will be ready and when things need to be in.  Hasnain and Husain will be taking pictures of the ECO Pod on Mondays, to see the progress.  School Council received £3,500 for the ECO Pod.  This amount could increase depending on the work that is done on it. 
-Speakers Awards - School Council to talk about 'Get Fit' Campaign and ECO Pod, to celebrate our most effective projects.  If we win we will visit the Houses of Parliament and meet the Speaker, who will distribute certificates and take us on a tour of the Houses of Parliament.  We will start applying in January.  Mr Brown will video our speeches-Mr Khangura will sort out the Peoples Museum visit before fasting and after SATs.  We will most likely go on the train.
Family day out - lots of different venues when the time comes.


Agenda: Update the photo board.  There were individual and team photos to put onto the board.  Wednesday afternoon may be an appropriate time.  The photo board for both the main and mini school councils are to be updated.  The ICT Coordinators will speak to Mrs Galloway about this in more detail.
Speakers Awards
ECO Pod
Family Day out - ideas/venues, school council voted for ice skating.

Date of next meeting  Monday 4th November 2013





Monday 14th October 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Hafsah, Owais Maliha, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A, Zain, Iqra, Zaynan & Malihah.

Apologies for Absence: 

- Our Chairs went to see Mr Ahmed regarding the ECO Pod and discussed the finishing touches.
-The ECO Pod is having a Jungle Theme, with comfortable chairs. 
-Make the chairs look like the jungle.
-Tropical Fish Tank.
-3D pictures of animals.
-estimates/find out the cost.
-Carpets - speak to Mr Yarker.
-For the outside of the ECO Pod - Solar power flowers, to decorate both day and night.
-Wildlife toys.
-DVD Player about the Jungle.
-School Council Awards.
-The competition is about different projects in school.  there are three projects - Library - Get Fit Campaign and the ECO Pod.  The winner will get the opportunity to visit the Houses of Parliament in London.  Mr Brown will video the speech in January.


Agenda: Discuss the People's Museum.  We will arrange it after SATs and before the fasting.  We will also arrange for a longer day.

Date of next meeting  Monday 21St October 2013




Monday 7th October 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Hafsah, Owais Maliha, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A and Zain.

Apologies for Absence:  Iqra, Zaynan & Malihah.

-The painting is being done in the new Library/Conservatory.
-£998 for armchairs.  Lots of money has been spent.
-We are going to meet with Mr Ahmed about the Eco Pod.  we will have more information next week.
-School Council Speakers Awards - Opening in January.  The winners to meet parliament and the speaker Mr Berke.  We have to explain about a project that has had a great effect on the school and community.  School Council will find out more.
-A hardworking child and family treated to a day out.  We need to choose an reward, perhaps skiing, bowling, circus, theatre, cinema and theme park.  Representatives to report back to class to select the top three choices.  Family could go shopping at the Trafford Centre.  Family could watch a local football match.  Mr Fazackerley to contact Manchester City team.  Possibly go to a place like Hardcastle Craggs. or Bolton Abbey and school could prepare a picnic.


Agenda: More information about the Eco Pod/Chairs.
Representatives to discuss with classes about the family day out.
School Council to find out about Speakers Award for School Council Competition and effective projects.  We may send a portfolio of various objects.
(People's Museum) is next years School Council trip.

Date of next meeting  Monday 14th October 2013





Monday 30th September 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Mrs Galloway, Zayna, Iqra,Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Owais, Maliha, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zoheib, Zainab A and Zain.

Apologies for Absence:  Hafsha.
- The school council have agreed not to have a suggestion box.  Anyone wishing to make a suggestion should go and ask their class representative.
-The first ECO Pod theme will be a 'Jungle' theme, as all the school council voted for it.
-Our second ECO Pod theme may be the 'Four Elements' theme, as Mrs Quinn has suggested.
-The new Library and Conservatory are almost finished, with just decorating jobs to do.
-Jobs have been allocated to school council members as follows:-
*Secretaries are Zaynab A & Zain.
*ICT Coordinators are, Hasnain, Husain and Haider.
*Caretakers are, Maliha & Iqra and everyone.
-Photographs of the school council members will be taken on Thursday at 10:30.


Agenda:

Date of next meeting  Monday 7th October 2013





Monday 23rd September 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zayna, Iqra,Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Awais, Maliha, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zainab A and Zain.

Apologies for Absence:  NA
-The International Schools Award has been granted to Parkinson Lane C P School.
-Everyone must report to their class about congestion in corridors and trampling over coats.  High expectations are set for everyone.
-Mrs Quinn decided that the ECO Pod theme should be 4 Elements, whereas school council voted for a Jungle theme.
-Some boys in year 5 suggested that astroturf be put in the year 5/6 playground.   The school council said it would be very expensive.
-Discussed things in the news.
*Boys aged 8 - 10 fell asleep near a shark tank in London.
*In Japan, a bridge collapsed because of a flood.
*Lions and Tigers mate and a Ligar is born.  A Liger cannot reproduce.
*Class pupils to put ideas into a suggestion box.  School council will discuss the best ideas.
-Nothing has been done about last week’s agenda, updating photos on the school council board.


Agenda:

Date of next meeting  Monday 30th September 2013




Monday 16th September 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zayna, Iqra,Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Awais, Maliha, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zainab A and Zain.

Apologies for Absence:  NA
-We discussed The Rt Hon Michael Gove MP and why he came to visit us on Friday 13th September.  He came with  the Conservative Party and gave thanks to the choir and dancers for performing.
-Talked about the ECO Pod, re. what theme and things we would like in there.  The suggestions and votes were as follows:-
*Ocean theme =3 votes
*Space theme =4 votes
*Beach theme =3 votes
*Island theme  =     0 votes
*Jungle theme  =    2 votes
*Vintage theme     =    2 votes
*Pirate Ship theme      =   2 votes
*4 Elements theme      =        0 votes
-Everyone voted for Jungle theme.
-Games and furniture for the ECO Pod.
*Educational games for the younger pupils.
*Paper Mache trees with dark branches.
*Flowers with monitors.



Agenda:

Date of next meeting  Monday 23rd September 2013    



Monday 9th September 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zayna, Iqra,Hadiqa, Haider, Junaid, Sammi, Awais, Maliha, Arika, Zainab L, Mariam, Hasnain, Husain, Zainab A and Zain.

Apologies for Absence:  NA
-The Rt Hon Michael Gove Minister for Education used to be a Journalist and is visiting our school on Friday.  Teachers are a little upset with his decisions and ideas..  Mr Gove’s suggestions are:-
*Thinking of increasing the pensionable age.
*Getting rid of Teaching Assistants.
*Paying Teachers less.
We disagree with the above ideas and find that the Government are harder on public sector workers.


Date of next meeting  Monday 16th June 2013

Agenda:      School council board to be updated



Monday 17th June 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Husna, Zara, Arbab, Imaan, Kasim, Aisha, Washi, Amavia, Hafsah, Zaynah and Hadiqa.

Apologies for Absence:  NA

-Year 6 said in the meeting, that the year 7 presentations really helped them.
-Mrs Quinn told year 6 &  year 7 teachers that year 5 were worried about year 6 and SATs and felt much better when the presentations were finished.
-Next Monday the new school councilors have to attend the meeting.
-The new ties and badges have arrived.  The badges are red.
--Year 7 gave advice to year 6 about the school council.
-Next week when the new school councilors are elected, ties need to be handed in.
-Imaan and Aysha are going to talk to Mr Ahmed about chair elections, for two weeks on Monday.


Date of next meeting  Monday 9th September 2013

Agenda:      The new school councilors are coming to the meeting.



Monday 20th May 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zainab, Imaan, Rumaan, Amyla, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna,, Aisha, Mariam Hussain, Wasih, Zara, Hadiqa, Hussain and Hafsa.

Apologies for Absence:  NA
-Pool table needs a rota
-Curry and news.
-Governor's Presentation.
-Speech for 2 minutes.  Usmaan, Mariyam, Zenib, speech re:  Eco Pod (11 minutes).
-Obesity in newspapers.  Health and wellbeing:  Arbab, Imaan, Aisha and Husna.  Timing needs to be tight.
-6 minute slot for the whole school council during Governor's Presentation.



Date of next meeting  Monday 10th June 2013

Agenda:  Miss Ahmed's bid..
Win a day out.
Fundraising ideas.
Ideas for day out.





Monday 13th May 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zainab, Imaan, Rumaan, Amyla, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna,, Aisha, Mariam Hussain, Wasih, Zara, Hadiqa, Hussain and Hafsa.

Apologies for Absence:  NA

-Makeover - underwater theme, space theme, angry birds, star wars, desert, four elements - fire- water-air and gas.
-Jungle themes for habitats.
-Space theme - to link into numeracy e.g. How many stars?
-In the Eco Pod, we could have plants.
-Ideas for the Eco Pod  *Home area - Fake food etc.  *Educational games such as board games, millionaire.  *TV.  *Funky seating, e.g.   bean bags (Expensive).  *Tiles on floor.  *Sand & water tub in the summer months.
Hypothesis - Can our school council impact positively on the enrichment of outdoor learning opportunities and activities.




Date of next meeting  Monday 20th May 2013

Agenda:  ECO Pod





Monday 29th April 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zainab, Imaan, Rumaan, Amyla, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna,, Aisha, Mariam Hussain, Wasih, Zara, Hadiqa, Hussain and Hafsa.

Apologies for Absence:  NA

-The ECO Pod development.
-Take pictures of Eco-Pod, to see how it is developing.
-Zenib and Usman to take weekly photos.
-Danyal Basharat brought in a letter.
-Given letter back to Danyal.
-Congratulations to Aliya for meeting the criteria for earning a school tie.
-Well done to Hasnain and Mariam for ringing parents.
-Mr Ahmed has found a competition where we can win £5,000.   Mr Khangura will send something about emotional wellbeing.


Agenda:     Look at Danyal 's letter.
                  Banners/ Arbab.
                  Lloyds Bank coming to give a makeover to sheds
                  Thinking of sending letter to Calderdale.

Date of next meeting  Monday 13th May 2013





Monday 22nd April 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zainab, Imaan, Rumaan, Amyla, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna,, Aisha, Mariam Hussain, Wasih, Zara, Hadiqa, Hussain and Hafsa.

Apologies for Absence:  NA

-The ECO Pod is 3.5 grand/4 grand per Geo pad.
-Mini School Council
-Action Plan for next year
-International school awards.
-To continue selling fundraising, but in a healthy way.
-Sponsored cycle, smoothies, and milkshakes.  Sporting activities.  £150 for gifts.
-May invite people like the Diabetes association.
-Mr Butt may also know people to come in and talk to the school council about health.
-May need more money for ties and badges for next year because most year 4 children know how to swim.
-People's Museum/Manchester Town Hall - 10th June 2013.
-Can our school council impact positively on the enrichment of outdoor learning opportunities and physical activities.



Date of next meeting  Monday 29th April 2013

Agenda:      Aliya's letter.
                  Wellbeing banners about takeaways - Arbab.
                  Sandwich Room - children requested microwave to heat food.



Monday 15th April 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zainab, Imaan, Rumaan, Amyla, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna,, Aisha, Mariam Hussain, Wasih, Zara, Hadiqa, Hussain and Hafsa.

Apologies for Absence:  NA

-Talking about each others holiday.
-Everybody came back safe and sound.
-Maryam is going to ask Mr Ahmd if it is ok to give the ties out, (Muaz, Mukadass and Nimra).
The Governor's Presentation will be in June.
-Mini laptop given to Imaan and Hussain.
-3 Training days.
-Super market letters sent out by aisha.  Well done.
-Arbab and Hasnain to ask Mr Ahmed about the cost of the Eco Pod.
-Next year school council to lead fundraising.
-Raising money in a healthy way.


Date of next meeting  Monday 22nd April 2013

Agenda:  Discuss action plan.
                  Eco Pod.
                  Wellbeing Campaign.
                  Elderly involved
                 Ties and badges.




Monday 18th March 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zainab, Imaan, Rumaan, Amyla, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Hasnain, Basit, Usmaan, Aisha, Mariam Hussain, Wasih and Zara, Zaynah, Hadiqa, Hussain and Hafsa.

Apologies for Absence:  NA

-Aliya brought her letter back and has earned a tie.
- Adil brought his letter back and has not earned a tie.
-Aisha and Husna have brought letters in.
-Aisha needs to re-write her letter.
-Husna re-wrote her letter about jumpers.
-Mrs Wood is drawing the jumper and has not finished.
-Imaan's Lord Sugar letter.
-Need to give ties out to people who previously wrote letters.

Date of next meeting  Monday 15th April 2013

Agenda:  Aisha is to bring back the letter that has gone out to schools.
                 Want all copies of letters posted.
                 Governor's \presentation.
                 Eco Pod ready for Tuesday's Assembly.
                 Shirts.





Monday 11th March 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zainab, Imaan, Rumaan, Amyla, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Hasnain, Basit, Usmaan, Aisha, Mariam Hussain, Wasih and Zara, Zaynah, Hadiqa, Hussain and Hafsa.

Apologies for Absence:  NA

-Adil has written a letter to the school council to receive a tie.
-Alya has also written a letter to earn a tie, after improving it.
-Husna is going to include more features for grey jumpers/design.
-Letter to be written to get solar panels.
-Dinosaur books letter to Asda, Tesco, WH Smiths, instead of different schools.
-Arbab is going to discuss with Mrs Owen.        

Date of next meeting  Monday 18th March 2013

Agenda:  Wellbeing Campaign
              Eco Pod.
              Tuesday letters (Aliya A and Adil J).




Monday 4th March 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zainab, Imaan, Rumaan, Amyla, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Hasnain, Basit, Usmaan, Aisha, Mariam Hussain, Wasih and Zara, Zaynah, Hadiqa, Hussain and Hafsa.

Apologies for Absence:  NA

-Aliya Abid, Muhaaz and Mukadass, have brought in school tie letters.
-Muhaaz and Mukadass are going to earn their tie.
-Aliya Abid needs to be talked to, to add some more key points to her letter.
-Eco Pod and the Wellbeing Campaign, are going to be gathered together.
-Making school council members easier to find.         

Date of next meeting  Monday 11th March 2013

Agenda:  Letters for new jumpers - v-neck, grey, maybe.
           Writing to Asda, yera 6 will be writing together.
                 Only school council members should wear new jumpers.



Monday 11th February 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zainab, Imaan, Rumaan, Amyla, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Hasnain, Basit, Usmaan, Aisha, Mariam Hussain, Wasih, Zara, Zaynah, Hadiqa, Hussain and Hafsa.

Apologies for Absence:  NA

-People's Museum 10th June.
-Dr John passed on our details to Dr Lisa, she will visit Trinity College.
-Mini School Council meet after half term, Thursday 28th February.
-Imaan wrote a letter to Lord Sugar, to sell Mr Langham's Dinosaur book.
-Taking Imaan's letter to senior management.
-By the end of this week, letters are going to be sent out.


Agenda:  School ties/people coming next week.
              New Action Plan.
              Feedback from Arbab, regarding new jumpers.
             
             
            


Date of next meeting  Monday 4th March 2013




Monday 4th February 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zainab, Imaan, Rumaan, Amyla, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Hasnain, Basit, Usmaan, Aisha, Mariam Hussain, Wasih and Zara.

Apologies for Absence:  Zaynah, Hadiqa, Hussain and Hafsa.

-We are going to grow plants in the year 1 playground.
-Also going to use as a classroom/everything recycled.
-Glass roof/solar parcels to heat the conservatory.
-Might write a letter to some people to donate some solar parcels.
-Man called Chris, who made the metal statues is going to join in making the conservatory.
-Indoor, outdoor curriculum/space./
-As a trial basis, if it is very successful, we can have more new environment.
-Can be Guided Reading/Observe bird trees/Changes in climate.
-If successful may have a few more conservatories around school.
-Children who wrote a letter for a tie were - Saaliya (Yr5), fabulous/excellent reasons and Nimra (Yr6), Exceptional/cracking letter.


Agenda:  Land sugar letters.
                Potential visitors next week.
                         People's museum.
                         Kasim/'Get Fit' Campaign.


Date of next meeting  Monday 11th February 2013






Monday 28th January 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zainab, Imaan, Hussain, Hafsa, Rumaan, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Hasnain, Basit, Usmaan, Aisha, Mariam Hussain, Hadiqa and Zara.

Apologies for Absence:  Zaynah

-Thursday and Friday are easier days for Razwan to work.
-8th February may be a date to go to Mr Hanif's Centre.
-Need to ask Mrs Owen about the 'Old People's Home' visit.
-We have decided to go to a 'People's Museum' for school council and we're going to talk about immigration and identity.  £250 from school council budget.
-Amir Ayub, Hanya Rizwan and Nimra Akhtar, all wrote excellent letters for a tie.
-Maybe next Monday we wil have a visitor, who will come in and talk to us about strokes and the health in our community/talk about the 'Get Fit Campaign.
-Might come in to eat with school council.
-Schools in Calderdale, to sell Mr Langham's books.



Agenda:  Mariam to find out how much is left in the budget from £250.
Kasim to ask Miss Nikki, Ikram Butt and Miss Irm, whether the 'Get Fit Campaign needs any equipment.
People's Museum - Think of a way to sell Mr Langham's book.
Visitors coming from university.


Date of next meeting  Monday 4th February 2013




Monday 14th January 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zainab, Imaan, Hussain, Hafsa, Rumaan, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Hasnain, Basit, Usmaan, Aisha, Zaynah, Zara, Hussain, Hadiqa and Malahat.

Apologies for Absence:  Wasih, Amyla and Hasnain.

-Need a date from Mrs Owen to find out when we can go to Mr Hanif's Centre.
-Malahat has attended the meeting today.
-Speak to Razwan and check which songs we are going to sing.
-Ring Mr Hanif's Centre and tell him the date of visit.
-Miss Taylor is sending out invitations for R.E.
-Thinking of taking year 1 and year 6 to Todmorden.
-Miss Nikki and Mr Butt, 'Get Fit' Campaign changes.
-Cooking healthy dishes, (direct impact).
-Zumba Instructor.
-Trampolining sessions with Miss Nikki at Halifax High School.
-The Zone in Huddersfield.
-Jaffa Cake Challenge  for year 5 and year 6 in January.
-Sports from Trinity Academy - physical, mental, emotional, sporting events.
-Shamsel has moved the date for the event to a day in the holidays.
-Unfortunately we are unable to make it to the event that Shamsel has organised, as the date was one that we couldn't make.
-Things that Malahat mentioned in her letter.
-Year 3 had full attendance.
-Shed Monitor
-Pussy cat in year 5 Community Event.
-Swim the length of the swimming pool in year 4.
-Deciding that Malahat will not yet earn a tie and we will assess how she goes on.
-Need to inform everyone about earning a tie.  (year 5 & year 6).  Only if they have achieved, responsibility, attendance, swim a    length and width of pool, do extra curricular activities and go on residentials.
-Malahat is to write another letter and hand it in after half term.


Agenda:  Action Plan
              Arbab Old People's Home.
              People's Museum.


Date of next meeting  Monday 21st January 2013




Monday 7th January 2013

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Zainab, Wasih, Imaan, Hussain, Hafsa, Rumaan, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Hasnain, Basit, Usmaan, Aisha, Zaynah, Zara, Hussain, Hadiqa and  Amyla.

Apologies for Absence:  N/A

-Shamsel Ahmed came to the meeting today.
-Wednesday 18th February is the event that Shamsel is organising.
-Fashion Sow organised.
-Singing and dancing.
-Entertainment and Bollywood dancers.
-Mehndi.
Stalls and Buffet.
-Our ideas:- Staff attending and children for buffet.
                  15 minutes to do something on stage.
-Trying to get a singer called Husnain, that will join the crowd.
-Open to all.
They visit the stalls for first hour, then they're called into the hall and they introduce the itinerary, presentations, buffet and then fundraising.
-Will save a space for us.
-We might have to join in the fundraising.
-Shamsel can do presentation to the whole school in assembly, so the children will be aware of 'strokes'.
-Shamsel can do a presentation in assembly for 15 minutes.
-Non uniform will raise money - on a Friday.
-Split the money, so half goes to Hattian Bala and the other half to 'STROKE'.
-It could be that the School Council are the leaders and chair and dancers can perform.


Agenda:  Malahat's letter/invite her to meeting.
              Old People's Home.
              Stroke/Shamsel.


Date of next meeting  Monday 14th January 2013




Monday 17th December 2012

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Imaan, Hussain, Hafsa, Rumaan, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Hasnain, Basit, Usmaan, Aisha, Zaynah, Zara, Hussain, Hadiqa and  Amyla.

Apologies for Absence:  Wasih, Zainab and Mr Fazackerley.

-Positive feedback on the Community Event performances.
-Mrs Owen said she doesn't know the telephone number of the centre.
-Moved the Choir performance to after Christmas.
-We can also invite Mr Hanif on 7th February.
-Apologies from Mr Hanif - couldn't come to the Community Event.

Agenda:  Ask Zaynah and Hafsa to get the phone number for Mr Hanif's Centre by Wednesday.
              Update on Action Plan.
              Update on Wellbeing.

Date of next meeting  Monday 7th January 2013



Monday 10th December 2012

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Fazackerley, Imaan, Hussain, Hafsa, Rumaan, Wasih, Zainab, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Hasnain and  Amyla.

Apologies for absence:  Zaynah, Zarah, Basit and Mr Khangura.

-Miss Bartkiw is doing a course on Wellbeing.  She has finished her course now and given us a copy of the report.  She used some of our quotes.  Miss Bartkiw said she was confident in passing the course.
-on 18th December Arbab is going to speak to Mrs Owen about the choir.  They are going to go on the last week until the holidays.

Agenda:  Feed back on the Community Event
             Mr Hanif re: Community Event
             Arrangements for going to the Centre.

Date of next meeting  Monday 17th December 2012




Monday 3rd December 2012

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Imaan, Hussain, Hafsa, Rumaan, Wasih, Zainab, Zaynah,  Zarah, Basit, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Imaan, Marium, Hasnain and  Amyla.

Apologies for absence: 

-Mr Hanif to come in to the community event.
-Mr Hanif told his friends about the visit.  He also told his friends about the visit.  He will get 2 tickets and will bring a friend from the Centre.
-The Mini School Council meet every half term.  They discussed the 'Get Fit Campaign', last time they met.
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-The children who can come into the Common Room are; prefects, school councillors and team captains

Agenda:  Use singing for elderly. 
             Organise a date for visiting the Centre.

Date of next meeting  Monday 10th December 2012



Monday 26th November 2012

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Imaan, Usman, Hussain, Hafsa,  Rumaan, Hadiqa, Wasih, Zainab, Zarah, Basit, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Marium, Hasnain and  Amyla.

Apologies for absence: 

-Mr Hanif came in to talk to us.  He is Zaynah and Hafsa's Granddad..
-We are going to invite Mr Khangura's mum to come in to school.
-After singing Christmas songs, we can sing a few Naats.
-Linking with other people to help us understand their lives and what they have suffered through.
-Thinking of inviting old people to the Community Event, but suspecting that there will not be enough room for everyone.
-Now we are thinking of giving Community Event tickets to those who visit.

Agenda:  Further discussion around the elderly and the Community Event

Date of next meeting  Monday 3rd December 2012






Monday 19th November 2012

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura,  Aisha, Imaan, Usman, Hussain, Hafsa,  Rumaan, Hadiqa, Wasih, Zainab, Zarah, Basit, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Marium, Hasnain.

Apologies for absence:  Amyla

-Discussed in depth the expected behavior of pupils at Parkinson Lane C P School...

Agenda: 

Date of next meeting  Monday 26th November 2012






Monday 12th November 2012

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura,  Aisha, Imaan, Usman, Hussain, Hafsa, Amyla, Rumaan, Hadiqa, Wasih, Zainab, Zarah, Basit, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Marium, Hasnain.

Apologies for absence: Mr Fazackerley

-Arbab read out the letter from Norland School.
-Aisha reported on Elderly Homes.
-Mr Ahmed thought it was a brilliant idea and we can use Pakistan visitors to tell us about their experience.
-Not heard from Shamsan - no date for event.
-Mr Ahmed said we could make a table for the prefects and if they're late 3 times, they will not be allowed to come to the Privilege Room.
-Aisha and Arbab are to deal with the incident of road safety and talk to Miss Morley about it.
-Nintendo is not working.  We will see Mrs Nieuwstad to see if it is still under warranty.
- Box is to be used in the Wellbeing Room
-Look for battery charger for Nintedo Wii.
-Elderly/Grandma/Granddads are to come in and talk.

Agenda: 

Date of next meeting  Monday 19th November 2012





Monday 5th November 2012

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura,  Aisha, Imaan, Usman, Hussain, Hafsa, Amyla, Rumaan, Hadiqa, Wasih, Zainab, Zarah, Basit, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Marium, Hasnain.

Apologies for absence: Mr Fazackerley

-We are thinking about engaging old people with our school, inviting them into school and asking then how they were brought up.
-Make up an event
-Tell Mr Ahmed that we might organise a visit to the care home and invite them back.
-Our link comes in because yr5 work and learn about each decade.
-Ask what Mr Ahmed thinks about it.
-Discussed about privilege room - more efficient from tomorrow.
-Amyla brought things to improve the school.
-Letters from Norland school.

Agenda:  Say how privilege room is going on.  Aisha and Arbab report back about what Mr Ahmed said about the elderly.

Date of next meeting  Monday 12th November 2012





Monday 15th October 2012

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura,  Aisha, Imaan, Usman, Zaynah, Hussain, Hafsa, Amyla, Rumaan, Hadiqa, Wasih, Zainab, Zarah, Basit, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Marium, Hasnain.

Apologies for absence: Mr Fazackerley

-Elections for other jobs.
-Secretary's:  Husna and Zarah.  Hasnain shadow.
-ICT:  Zainab and Usman.
-Caretakers:  Amarvia, Hafsah, Kasim and Hadiqa.
-Treasurer:  Marium.
-Timetable is going to be allocated after the half term holidays.
-Chairs and Secretary's are to be give netbooks.
-Speeches will be ready be 29th October.
-Displays will also go on after holidays.
-Correspondence - First News.
-Imaan has brought roller blading leaflet to say 65 people maximum to go.
-Hanya Rizwan has given rules to be a school councillor:  Be at school everyday:  Try your hardest in everything:  Achieve your  targets:  Join special OOSH clubs:  Be helpful to other people:Do excellent homework:  Get chosen for residentials:  Stand out    from the outstanding: 
-Newspapers in the box to read.
-5 facts about strokes that were handed in were really good.


Date of next meeting  Monday 8th October 2012




Monday 8th October

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Aisha, Husain, Imaan, Usman, Zaynah, Wasih, Zainab, Zarah, Basit, Amavia, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Marium, Hasnain.

Apologies for absence: NA

-Norland school are coming in.
-Maria wanted to become a school council member.  She rote a letter to the school council and was voted 3 for and 13 against..  The school council wishes to thank her for being confident and brave and submitting a very good application.
-Aska has approached the school council with an idea for raising money for Hattian Bala.
-Aisha has had the idea of making a separate music event, which will blend in with Aska idea of raising money.
-Questions to Norland school:  Do they have after school clubs?  Do you go on residential's?  Do you have a budget?  Do you have national or international partnerships with other schools?  What do you spend your money on if you have a budget?
-Imaan brought in a roller blading leaflet.  Children who work hard well get to go, (30).
-Introduced ourselves to Norland school.  Told them about our OOSH clubs, 'Get Fit' Campaign and governing body.
-They asked us what clubs we want to have.


Agenda: On the 29th October we're going to start looking through the action plan.


Date of next meeting  Monday 15th October 2012




Monday 1st October 2012

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Mrs Bartkiw, Zainab, Zarah, Basit, Amyla, Rumaan, Amavia, Hadiqa, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Marium, Hasnain, Hafsah.

Apologies for absence:  Imaan, Hussain, Usman and Wasih.

-Mrs Bartkiw has come to talk about how the teachers are a part of the 'Get Fit' and healthy campaign.
-Talked about our role models, such as: Parents, teachers, etc.
-Shamsal Arafenn has come to talk about strokes, the dangers and how to react to it  When blood pressure rises it can cause strokes.
-South Asians have too much salt and red meat in their diet.
-Vegetarians live 6 or 7 years longer than non vegetarians.
Stroke website: www.stroke.org.uk.
-Homework:  To find at least 5 facts about strokes by next week.
-Mr Khangura said a big well done to those who spoke to Investors In Pupils last year.


Agenda: Norland School are coming to ask us what we do in our area and the Headteacher might come as well.


Date of next meeting  Monday 8th October 2012



Monday 24th September 2012

Present:  Miss Farooq, Mr Khangura, Mr Fazackerley, Mrs Galloway, Miss Nikki, Aisha, Zainab, Zarah,  Basit, Hussain, Amyla, Rumaan, Amavia, Hadiqa, Kasim, Arbab, Husna, Imaan, Marium, Zaynah, Hasnain, Hafsah, Wasih and Usman.

Apologies for absence:  N/A

-Speeches for the position of Chair of School Council and Vice Chair of School Council.

Agenda: Speeches for all other school council positions.


Date of next meeting  Monday 1st October 2012
Hello my name is Hadiqa and I am ChairHello my name is Zaynah and I am Vice ChairHello my name is Haider and I am ICT/Treasurer.Hello my name is Junaid and I am ICT/Treasurer.Hello my name is Larayba and I am Caretaker.Hello my name is Aksaa and I am Caretaker.Hello my name is Saara.Hello my name is Alisha and I am Treasurer.Hello my name is Neelam.Hello my name is Hayaan.Hello my name is Abdul Raheem.Hello my name is Hafsah.Hello my name is Isha.Hello my name is Aryka.Hello my name is Haleema.Hello my name is Ihsaan.Hello my name is Maleeha.Hello my name is Haider.