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We're a 'Plastic Clever' School

Published: Jan 31, 2022

Congratulations to everyone that's worked so hard in helping us achieve our 'Plastic Clever' status.

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Rights Respecting School - Article 14

Published: Dec 09, 2021

December is an important month for several religions with people across the UK celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa amongst other holidays and festivals. .

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Children in Need 2021

Published: Nov 25, 2021

Well done to all our families for a tremendous fundraising effort.

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Rights Respecting School - Article 1 & 4

Published: Nov 19, 2021

The 20th November is World Children’s Day

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Rights Respecting School - Article 38

Published: Nov 08, 2021

This week we are exploring Remembrance Day and Article 38 – protecting children from war and armed conflicts.

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Rights Respecting School - Article 16 - Privacy

Published: Oct 14, 2021

We all have the right to keep some things private. Children are no different. So this week we are focusing on Article 16 - the right to privacy.

This article states that the law should protect children and young people's private, family and home life, including protecting them from unlawful…

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Rights Respecting School - Articles 28 & 29 - Education

Published: Sep 27, 2021

This week we will be revisiting Articles 28 - the right to education - and 29 - goals of education. We will be exploring these articles, as well as Global Goal 4.7 - education for sustainable development and global citizenship - and consider how the education children and young people receive in school…

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Rights Respecting School - Article 31

Published: Jun 25, 2021

This week we are wrapping up Article of the Week for this academic year with a focus on sport and Article 31. Article 31 has several facets of which play and sport is an important one.

Sport can impact on children's lives in lots of difference ways. From new skills, friendships, physical…

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Lydgate Junior School to receive prestigious UNICEF UK Award

Published: Jun 14, 2021

Lydgate Junior school is to be awarded the Silver Rights Respecting School Award by UNICEF UK.

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Congratulations - Rights Respecting School Silver Award

Published: Jun 10, 2021

We are proud to be able to confirm that following our accreditation with the assessor we will be awarded our SILVER Award.  Many thanks to everyone who helped and congratulations to the children, especially those who spoke to the assessor on Monday.  They were BRILLIANT!


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