Group of pupils take over their school

Eve Haines and Ava Da Costa were among the Newminster Student Voice pupils who delivered lessons on Takeover Day.
Eve Haines and Ava Da Costa were among the Newminster Student Voice pupils who delivered lessons on Takeover Day.

Pupil power recently returned to Newminster Middle School and Technology College as Student Voice pupils took part in the Children’s Commissioner’s National Takeover Day.

The annual initiative provides students with an opportunity to manage extra responsibility and develop key skills.

The group of pupils at the Morpeth school delivered a range of lessons with support from teaching staff, took on break duties and helped associate staff.