As part of our strategy to develop pupil voice, one of our initiatives this year is to provide a range of opportunities for volunteering both within the school and in the local community.
In the first focus meeting to discuss ideas, students raised issues such as:
Listening to the children, these are volunteering pledges as we move into 2015
Pledge 1 - Our chosen charity for 2015 is Water Aid and we will organise a range of fundraising activities supporting this worthwhile charity.
Pledge 2 - We will work with the South Kilburn Trust on volunteering activities in the local community.
Pledge 3 - We will encourage children to participate in volunteering opportunities in school for the benefit of the whole school community.
Pledge 4 - We will begin the process of designing, seeking funding for, and building a community garden for the benefit of the school and local community.