School Councils

School councils encourage children and young people to become more actively involved in the development of their school.

Over the years, school councils have been consulted on various issues such as the appointment of staff, changes to uniform, tackling bullying, the school environment and charity fund raising. Ask at your school for further information.

Tel: 0191 561 7430 or 561 7403


More in Children and young people

Together for Children runs activities and services at five Children's Centres and other venues across Sunderland....

Together for Children works with Sunderland Music Hub and the city's schools, teachers, practitioners, young...

Young people who have been looked after by the council may need some support to help them into independence and adult life.

If you are a child in need of help in Sunderland then there are lots of people you can contact, including us.

In partnership with