Selkirk High school is committed to providing student leadership opportunities to all students. These leadership opportunities will support the work of the school and wider community whilst enabling students to build confidence, raise aspirations and recognise their unique talents.
Leadership opportunities will develop students’ Golden Skills and allow students to put our school values of Respect, Responsibilities, Resilience and Relationships into action. They also support a positive partnership between students and staff.
Leadership opportunities will have a positive impact on one or more of the following:
The Informal Leadership Culture: Values In Action
In Selkirk high School we believe that the most important leadership opportunities are available informally to staff and students each and every day. What can each member of the school community do to make Selkirk High School a more enjoyable and pleasant place to be? Is there something that you can do to help the school environment? Can you make life in Selkirk High School more enjoyable for an individual or group?Examples of our informal leadership culture would be:
Formal Leadership Opportunities
Students will also have the opportunity to be involved in formal school leadership opportunities throughout their time at Selkirk High School. These will include: