The PSHE (Personal, Social, Health Education) curriculum is an integral part of our whole school curriculum and covers aspects of Relationship Education, Health Education, the Equality Act and Puberty. Our programme of study has been designed to consider a range of themes and issues that young people may encounter throughout their lives and encourages them to use developing social skills and knowledge to identify risks and make safe decisions. We believe that the promotion of pupils’ personal and social development fundamentally underpins all other learning.
Our aim is to enrich and empower our pupils to have an understanding of safeguarding and to provide them with a safe platform to seek knowledge, ask questions and raise their concerns. Through our PSHE curriculum and our school ethos, we promote pupils’ self-esteem and emotional well-being, British values and provide the skills that pupils will need to leave primary school as healthy, secure, tolerant, ethical citizens who are aware of their rights and responsibilities, not just towards themselves but also towards others.
We aim to develop pupils understanding so that they:
Meeting the needs of pupils, parents, and the community we serve:
This Curriculum has been created through a rigorous consultation process involving:
PWG- Parent representatives for Leigh Primary
"I am extremely grateful to Leigh Trust for listening to our concerns and letting us actively play a part in developing the new scheme of work. A lot of hard work has been put in and at times there have been differences in views where we have had to strike a balance. I feel that this was the best we could do and I fully support the scheme of work. Thank you to all that have been involved and a special thanks to Miss Azam for her painstaking task of bringing it all together."
"I would like to take this opportunity to thank Leigh Trust for allowing the PWG to be actively involved in the building of this programme. All our concerns have been listened to and taken on board. I’m now pleased with the programme that has been produced to educate my children and the wider community. A Special thank you to Miss Azam for the many hours of hard work she has put in."
"As a parent Governor at Leigh school, I would like to thank Leigh Trust f