How are mental health needs supported?

    • Emotional and social development is supported through various avenues including the form tutor and HOY, subject teachers, the SENDCo and Mental Health and Wellbeing Lead.
    • The school has a number of specially trained peer listeners to support other students and a buddying system for new Year 7 students.
    • We have access to a school counsellors when appropriate.
    • The Bounce Forward resilience programme is part of the Learning for Life (L4L) curriculum.
    • Some students require more targeted support which is offered through our social skills group, FACT or through the support of external agencies such as MIND, BEAT, CAMHS, R U Safe or Switch.