ECO SCHOOLS - BRONZE AWARD
An Eco School is one that promotes and adheres to the good environmental management of the school. It is awarded in recognition of good practice in environmental issues that are linked with the curriculum and used in the everyday running of the school through a variety of routes such as reducing waste, recycling to saving energy, biodiversity and healthy living.
The Healthy Schools : Healthy Futures scheme aims to tackle national health issues by promoting healthy lifestyles. The programme, run by the Staffordshire County Council and Capita Partnership Entrust, develops and improves both emotional and physical health and wellbeing for children and young people.
IAG QUALITY MARK
The Information, Advice & Guidance Quality Mark has been developed by Connexions Staffordshire, Staffordshire and Stoke-on Trent Local Authorities, Be Together Ltd and Staffordshire Partnership to recognise learning providers who reach the highest standards in providing information, advice and guidance work-related learning and careers education.
The Makaton Friendly scheme recognises local organisations and businesses that strive to make their services accessible to children and adults who use Makaton.
Learning signs for objects and instructions can aid their understanding of language and help children to learn words later on, as the signs and symbols give visual reinforcement of the words being spoken.
SAINSBURY'S SCHOOL GAMES
The Sainsbury's School Games Mark is a Government led awards scheme launched in 2012 to reward schools for their commitment to the development of competition across their school and into the community.
360 DEGREE SAFE - ONLINE SAFETY
The multi-award winning 360 degree safe schools self-review online tool provides a user friendly and interactive means for schools to review their Online Safety provision and to develop an action plan to bring about improvements.