Woodchurch C.E. Primary School reinforces the need “to create and enforce a clear and rigorous expectation on all schools to promote the fundamental British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs.”
The government set out its definition of British values in the 2011 Prevent Strategy, and these values are reinforced regularly through collective worship and assemblies and in the following ways:
Democracy is rife within the school. Pupils have the opportunity to have their voices heard through our Pupil Council and Pupil questionnaires. The elections are based solely on pupil votes. Our school behaviour policy involves a code of conduct that was developed with the children and class rewards for the pupils selected by each year group.