The Ripley Academy

Sixth Form Student Council

The Leadership Committee is a group of students who represent the sixth-form community. The main objective of the team is to represent your fellow students in the Sixth form enabling a ‘voice’.  Each member will have an identified ‘role’ within the group) and will subsequently develop key skills which employers seek.

  • It can organise social functions or fund-raising activities including the Prom.
  • It can discuss whole school problems/issues such as bullying and litter control.
  • It can influence communication in the Sixth Form via the School website, student bulletin / newspaper etc.

Who would be suitable?

  • Self-motivated, hardworking and committed students.
  • Students with excellent communication and organisation skills.

What are the benefits of the being a part of the Student Council?

  • Provides evidence of responsibility
  • Provides experience of organising fundraising activities and events.