Anti Racism

Here are some suggestions for YA fiction written by black authors:

Rena Barron

Malorie Blackman

Elise Bryant

Alex Wheatle






2022 Show Racism The Red Card

We are proud to support Show Racism The Red Card.  All of our staff have completed their training and we took part in Wear Red Day as you can see below!


Anti-racism is an important part of our L4L programme, where students learn about race being one of the protected characteristics, how racism is not acceptable and how to stand up to racism.

AHS is looking to become a Halo School – see what this means here:

See our assembly on Black hair: The Black Hair Guide

If any student is concerned about racism, please contact an ID ambassador at:

Or fill in the AHS Report A Concern form



Here are some useful resources:

Childline:  Racism and Racial Bullying 

Show Racism the Red Card

Action on Prejudice

Prejudice-based Bullying


Nine Books to help you understand racism

An Anti-Racist reading list