RRS Gold Accreditation
Shaftesbury Park have been awarded the Gold accreditation for Rights Respecting Schools from UNICEF.
‘The right of children to have a say in all matters that affect them is clearly promoted and realised at this school. School Councillors, Friendship Buddies, Eco team, Reading Ambassadors, and Junior Road Safety Officers are examples of how the school formally engages pupils to review practice and initiate change.’
‘Particular strengths of the school include:
• Secure knowledge of rights across the school community resulting in children being empowered to have their voices heard and to be proud of their school.
• Committed and enthusiastic leadership of RRSA at all levels ensuring an embedded and sustained focus on the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and highly effective rights-based practice.
• A strong and established culture which promotes and enables active global citizenship.’