The Samworth Church Academy

PSHE Day A Huge Success!

21 November 2017


Year 10 PSHE Day

On the 3rd November our year 10 students took part in a PSHE day to explore a range of topics that covered the thr ee core PSHE strands: healthy lifestyles, relationships and living in the wider world.

Every student in year 10 took part in:

  • A mindfulness and meditation workshop that provided them with practical ways to help with relaxation and focus.
  • A session exploring mental health Kooth -  a useful online counselling service.
  • A healthy lifestyles workshop that examined the amount of sugar content in some of their favourite drinks and snacks.
  • Information and guidance surrounding drugs and legal highs, their effects and the law.

The day was a great success with students accessing valuable information, advice and guidance, the behaviour of students was exemplary and the external providers commented on the energy and professionalism of our young people.  Mrs Hallam the Year 10 Learning Manager commented on how much the students had gained from being part of the workshops.

Year 9 PSHE day

On the 8th November our year 9 students took part in a PSHE day to explore a range of topics that covered the three core PSHE strands: healthy lifestyles, relationships and living in the wider world.

Every student in year 9 took part in:

  • A mindfulness and meditation workshop that provided them with practical ways to help with relaxation and focus.
  • A session exploring extremism and how extremist views can affect us others.
  • A session exploring consent, what it means and the law surrounding consent.
  • Information and guidance surrounding drugs and legal highs, their effects and the law.

The day was a great success with students accessing valuable information, advice and guidance, the behaviour of students was exemplary and the external providers commented on the energy and professionalism of our young people.


Tags: PSHE