Student Code of Conduct
To support our school vision and aims, students are asked to comply with our Student Code of Conduct:
Students are required to:
- move sensibly, quietly and safely around the school
- treat each other and staff with courtesy, respect and good manners
- attend lessons promptly, equipped and ready to learn
- participate in lessons and try your best
- care for your equipment, belongings and our environment; do not have chewing gum in school
- follow instructions and requests from all school staff at the first request
- wear uniform correctly and with pride.
- In line with our anti-bullying policy, all students are asked to:
- not allow someone deliberately to be left out of a group
- not smile or laugh or join in when someone else is being upset or bullied
- tell a member of staff what is happening
- tell the bullying students that you disapprove of their actions
- support those students who are being bullied in any way you can.
What happens when we make the right choices in school?
- verbal praise
- positive comments in books, reports
- phone call home
- positive letter
- postcards home
- Award certificates
- celebration assemblies
- excellent progress
- good GCSE grades
- entry into the best jobs, apprenticeships, universities
- better life chances; healthier, earn more money, have more choice, happier
What happens when we make the wrong choices in school?
- oral reprimand
- withdrawal of priviledges
- parental involvement
- report to a member of staff
- lose social time
- detentions - including Saturday morning
- fixed-term exclusions
- possible Police involvement
- Governor warning panel
- permanent exclusion - this is the Headteacher’s decision.