Minutes of the Council of Portsmouth Students (CoPS) meeting 10 th January 2008. Natalie Williams ALNS Liv Abdul ALNS Ricky Dagnell CPBS Sam Ring CPBS James Lawbuary CPBS Jake Morey St Luke’s Coral Offin Milton Cross Atiya Sharmin CPGS
Minutes of the Council of Portsmouth Students (CoPS) meeting 10th January 2008
Natalie Williams ALNS
Liv Abdul ALNS
Ricky Dagnell CPBS
Sam Ring CPBS
James Lawbuary CPBS
Jake Morey St Luke’s
Coral Offin Milton Cross
Atiya Sharmin CPGS
Daniell Arnold – Chair CPGS
Lewis Faithful Mayfield
Nial Ward Mayfield
Charlie Emery Mayfield
Clare Hillman Priory
John Lihou Priory
Oliver John Priory
Amy Tucker Mary Rose
Michael Powell Mary Rose
Debbie Lower LSA Mary Rose
Louis Head Springfield
Natalie Stephenson Springfield
Rory Edwards Springfield
Lily O’Flynn St Edmund’s
Alex Effah St Edmund’s
She discussed issues with CoPS members.
Sylvia will make the findings of her review available to young people in Portsmouth through CoPS and would be grateful if schools could discuss the findings through school councils and to discuss the implications for the PSHE programme in each school.
Councillor Gerald Vernon-Jackson asked the CoPS members to discuss a
few issues in their student councils and schools. These were;
Councillor Vernon-Jackson explained that these are real issues for the council and he would be happy to come in to talk with school councils about them and would welcome feedback from school councils so that the student voice can inform the Council’s decisions on these matters.
Questions asked by Gerald Vernon Jackson at last meeting to be raised by CoPS members in schools as an opportunity for real involvement in citizenship.
Answers those questions should be emailed to David Hart or directly to Councillor Vernon Jackson when retrieved from school councils.
Agenda for CoPS Meeting
The agenda for the next meeting will be set by the Executive Group on Wednesday 13th February 2008 at the Dame Judith Professional Centre between 3:45pm and 5:45pm.
If School Councils have items they would like to share and discuss with CoPS please contact David Hart on 023 9284 1713 or by e-mail: [email protected]
Date: 5th March 2008
Time: 9am (9:30start) –12:30pm
Venue:Portsmouth Student Union Function Room
If any secondary school student has a point they would like to raise with CoPS about improving schools and learning please talk to your form, year or school council rep and they will take it from there through your school council to CoPS and back to you.