Pupil Parliament

At Benedict Academy, we aim to provide opportunities for children to share their voice and lead their own agendas, to inspire positive ripple effects across the community. We hope that our Pupil Parliament develops peer-led, active citizenship, that strengthens character, builds confident and impacts on well-being. It is an essential part of our Personal Development offer.


What is a Pupil Parliament?

A Pupil Parliament is a platform upon which children can shine attention onto issues that they feel passionate about. Our Pupil Parliament is led by a Prime Minister and a Deputy Minister, and Class Ministers from EYFS-Year 6 to ensure that all pupils are represented.

What does a Pupil Parliament do?

Our Pupil Parliament are provided with opportunities to develop as leaders, gague pupil voice, mobilise pupil engagement, promote children's rights and engage with the wider school community and beyond!