Broughton Hall High School - One Heart, One Mind

At Broughton Hall political literacy is taken very seriously. On Monday 20th June, we held our own Broughton Hall EU referendum. Pupils were briefed during their form time and watched a campaign video prepared by our Y12 Government and Politics students with the support of Mr Mangan.  They were then given the opportunity to cast their vote during an extended registration on Monday 20th June.

Elected School Councillors then did the official count.  The final results are as follows:
This process links into the British Values agenda and builds on the successful general election that we held last year.  It is important that our pupils are politically literate and know how to engage with the democratic process to enable them to take an active role as adults in our society.