Coláiste Bhaile Chláir

Student Council

Head Boy and Girl

Each year the Head Boy and Head Girl are nominated by students at the end of 5th year for selection by teachers and students and to be appointed in the following school year. The Head Boy and Head Girl are responsible for representing the school at events, they also serve as a good role model for students, and share pupils' ideas with the school's leadership. As ambassadors for the school, the Head Boy and Girl ensure that the views of all pupils are represented and listened to by coordinating student voice for a wide range of school issues from teaching and learning to the welfare of students. They have a key role to play in the leadership and development of our House system in the school.

Head Boy & Head Girl 2019: Shane Lawless & Jessica Lynch

The Student Council

The objectives of the student council are:
  • to represent the student voice on matters of general concern to student in Coláiste Bhaile Chláir
  • to support the management and staff in the development of the school
  • to enhance communication between students, management, staff and parents
  • to promote an environment conducive to educational and personal development;
  • to promote friendship and respect among pupils
  • to contribute to the development of school policies
  • to nurture a range of important skills among students, such as participating in meetings, negotiating, responsible leadership and collaborative problem solving.
  • To develop leadership and organisational skills through the research, planning, organisation and implementation of a whole school project to be decided upon by each individual student council at the beginning of each year. Projects may include, but are not limited to areas such as:
    • Charity fundraisers
    • Mental health awareness campaigns
    • Physical improvement of the school
    • Community improvement projects

Student Council Policy and Constitution

The Student Council Executive Committee has been elected for 2018-2019.

  • Chairperson: Edward Britton
  • Vice- chairperson: Michael Officer
  • Secretary: Mollie Burke
  • Treasurer: Ciara Fox
  • PRO: Peter Coyne
  • Honorary Committee Members (Head Boy & Head Girl: Shane Lawless & Jessica Lynch)
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