Our Junior Leadership Team

At EDS we encourage every student to be a leader. Our student leadership programme creates character building opportunities for our young people to take into the wider world, developing skills such as mentoring, assertiveness, leadership, teamwork, and communication. By contributing to our family ethos and local community, our student leaders feel engaged and proud of their school, and gain qualities that are attractive to their secondary schools.

 

We expect students:

To be leaders of learning in their lessons

To run our school council meetings

To lead assemblies

To meet and greet visitors and lead tours of the school

To be good role models that younger children respect

To be Sport Leaders

Roles and Responsibilities at EDS

 

Nurturing the Leaders of Tomorrow 

 

At EDS we encourage every student to be a leader. Our Student Leadership programme creates character-building opportunities for our young people to take into the wider world, developing skills such as mentoring, assertiveness, leadership, teamwork and communication.

By contributing to our family ethos and local community, our student leaders feel engaged and proud of their school, and gain qualities that are attractive to their secondary schools.

 

Our Head Boy and Head Girl

Julien, Mischa and Esme 

 

Our Head Boy and Girls were nominated by votes from our students, teachers and staff.

 

Our School Council

Our School Council is a lively forum, allowing the children a network of communication throughout the school. Meetings are held every two weeks and are chaired by our Head girls, Mischa and Esme and Head boy, Julien; nominated by our students, teachers and staff. Topics discussed range from choosing themes for our half termly Friendship Fun Days, reviewing the school uniform, revising lunch menus, choosing new playground equipment and clubs.

EDS House Teams 2019

 

Head of House - Ms Rachel and Mr Lewis-King

House Captains-Paul and Mischa

Name - Harriet Tubman who stood for Freedom.  

Virtue - Faith in one another.

Element - Water

Motto - “Be Bold, Be Brave, believe in yourself, believe in your team.

By ourselves we may great! But together we are extraordinary!”

 

 

Head of House - Miss Norman and Ms DeGale

House Captains – Zahra and Julien

Name - Nelson Mandela who stood for Democracy.

Virtue - Hope in one another.

Element - Air

Motto - “Together forever makes everything better!”

 

 

Head of House - Miss Simpson and Mrs Brightley

House Captains – Archer and Esme

Name - Emily Pankhurst stood for Equality.

Virtue - Love one another.

Element - Fire

Motto - “We shine brightly from the flame inside.”

 

 

Head of House - Mrs Holloway and Miss Paula

House Captains – Arthur and Arlo

Name - Martin Luther-King stood for Peace.

Virtue - Be charitable to one another.

Element – Earth

Motto - “Hard work, dedication and success. Inspire, challenge and motivate each other in every aspect of school life.”

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