18th June 2018
Over the next few weeks, we will be delivering SRE to all students in Years 7 to 9. As you know, SRE is a part of the PSHE curriculum. We are fortunate enough to have a number of outside agencies joining us to deliver these sessions. They include Staff Nurses / Doctors from Sheringham and Holt surgeries and police officers from our Safer Neighbourhood Team as well as a team of experts from UEA and representatives from Norfolk LGBT.
We believe that SRE needs to be enjoyable, informative and delivered in a safe environment where young people can feel confident about discussing issues concerning their personal development. As a school, we try to help our students to reflect upon the many and varied areas covered in SRE and, as such, we aim to:
If you have any concerns or worries about the programme, or if you wish to discuss any aspect of it, please do not hesitate to contact the School.
As a parent/carer, you have a legal right to withdraw your child from any non-statutory SRE lessons (those that do not fall within the Science National Curriculum). The Key Stage 3 Science National Curriculum covers the following:
You also have a legal right to a free copy of the school SRE policy. To obtain a copy please go to our website. You will find our SRE policy under NNAT policies.
If we do not hear from you, we will assume that you are willing for your child to take part in the programme.
Mrs Jayne Melhuish