Holymead Primary School has a strong belief that our children should be aware of their rights as children and have a right to be heard. As well as learning about our rights, we learn that EVERYONE else has rights too.
Representing each class we have our ‘Rights Action Group’ (RAG) who are working hard to ensure that children’s rights are met at our school but also on a national and international level.
Watch this space for what they’re up to next…
You can find out more information about the Children’ Rights Charter at: UNICEF Children's Rights Leaflet
Or if you are simply interested in finding out more about Rights Respecting Schools, please visit: UNICEF Rights Respecting Schools
Last term, the Rights Action Group organised a sponsored Run-a-thon across the school. They suggested that we should help local families who have been affected by the war in Ukraine. We are so proud to say that we raised over £5500 for the Disasters Emergency Committee! The money was raised by our families and people in the local community sponsoring pupils to participate. Thank you for your support!
This year, we have raised money for Child of Hope through our Aspirations Day. Child of Hope is a charity that provides free education, healthcare, food and welfare to children and their families in Uganda. We raised a whopping £374!
Watch this space for coming news!
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