Batchwood School: Passion Belief Courage

Wider learning

The House System

Batchwood operates a house system, with students organised into three houses. Student in Years 7 – 11 wears a pin badge denoting the colour of their house on their blazer.  This helps to generate a sense of house identity within the school community.

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Extended Day

This had begun to develop over the years and provides a rich and diverse sporting offer to all of Batchwood students. We have built up an extended day program, on a Monday and Tuesday after school including Art Club, Sports club and Warhammer Club.

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Rewards Trips

Trips at Batchwood school are a celebration that acknowledge the achievements of each individual student. They run at the end of each term and are accessed by all students who have earned the appropriate amount of A2L points

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Batchwood School promotes the fundamental British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty, and mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs. Actively promoting these values means challenging opinions or behaviours at Batchwood School that are contrary to fundamental British values.

SMSC and Embedding British Values at Batchwood School

Radicalisation & Extremism

Batchwood School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. We recognise that safeguarding against radicalisation is no different to safeguarding against any other vulnerability. All staff at Batchwood upholds and promotes fundamental British Values and must report any concerns.

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