Relationships, Sex and Health Education

Overview

Relationships and Sex Education ( RSE) focuses on providing young people with the information and the skills and attitudes they need to help them develop healthy, nurturing relationships of all kinds including:

  • Families
  • Respectful relationships, including friendships
  • Online and media
  • Being safe
  • Intimate and sexual relationships, including sexual health

Relationships,  Sex  and Health Education is taught as part of our RESPECT  Personal Development Curriculum. It is delivered by our Personal Development tutors . Our curriculum  aims to support individual young people to make safe and informed choices and to equip them with the skills to have happy healthy relationships throughout their lives. It teaches students  

  • how to develop and maintain a variety of healthy relationships within a range of social/cultural contexts and to develop parenting skills
  • how to recognise and manage emotions within a range of relationships
  • how to deal with risky or negative relationships including all forms of bullying (including the distinct challenges posed by online bullying) and abuse, sexual and other violence and online encounters
  • about the concept of consent in a variety of contexts (including in sexual relationships)
  • about managing loss including bereavement, separation and divorce
  • to respect equality and be a productive member of a diverse community
  • how to identify and access appropriate advice and support.

Click here for our information about our RHSE Programme  -Relationships-and-Sex-Education.pdf 

Information for Parents

DFE Guidance For Parents

The Department for Education has published a useful list of FAQs for parents on the new RSE/Relationships Education requirements, and new guides for parents on RSE and Health Education.

Information for parents about how to talk about online sexual harassment 

 cco_talking_to_your_child_about_online_sexual_harassment_a-guide_for_parents_2021.pdf (childrenscommissioner.gov.uk)

Information for Students 

Find out more about Periods -Periods

Sanitary towels and tampons are available for free in school please see any member of staff in the main office or Assistant Head of Year , Head of Year , Mrs Kinder , Mrs Boyd , Mrs Mitchell

Relationships help and support

Find out more about family relationships  - Family relationships | Childline

Find out more about healthy and unhealthy relationships  - Relationships , Healthy and unhealthy relationships | Childline
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ind out more about sexual health and wellbeing Brook – Healthy lives for young people

Find out more about -Bullying , Abuse Safety and the law  Bullying, abuse, safety and the law | Childline

Find out more about Gender Brook

Find out more about Consent 

Find out more about  Periods   

Find out more about STIs

Contraception Advice -Contraception – Brook

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