Commemoration, Celebration and Education Events

We believe it is important to recognise and acknowledge the wealth of local, national and international events and awareness days to raise our students’ knowledge and understanding and develop their appreciation of issues, culture and heritage etc. Our academy schedules our approach to ensuring this enhancement aspect of the curriculum raises students’ awareness and engagement with the issues of their world and appreciation of their heritage.

We believe it is important to recognise and acknowledge the wealth of local, national and international events and awareness days to raise our students’ knowledge and understanding and develop their appreciation of issues, culture and heritage etc. Our academy schedules our approach to ensuring this enhancement aspect of the curriculum raises students’ awareness and engagement with the issues of their world and appreciation of their heritage.

Week Beginning | Awareness Theme
6th September 2021 | Rosh Hashannah - Jewish New Year, 8 Sept - International Literacy Day,10 Sept - World Suicide Prevention Day
13th September 2021 | Yom Kippur/ 18 Sept - International Equal Pay Day
20th September 2021 | Our World & Our Community- Recycling  | McMillian Coffee Afternoon
26 Sept - World Deaf Day
27th September 2021 | 1 October - International Day of Older Persons, 2 October - International Day of Non-Violence
4th October 2021 | Student Voice - elections begin, Attendance - Why does it matter?
11th October 2021 | 10 October - World Mental Health Day
18th October 2021 | Black History
25th October 2021 | 25 October - United Nations Day
 1st November 2021 | Remembrance4 Nov - Diwali
8th November 2021 | 11 Nov - Remembrance Day 13 Nov - World Kindness Day | Student Voice Elections | Bullying - What is it?15th November 2021 | Anti-bullying campaign
30th November 2021 | International Experiences and Cultural Capital
6th December 2021 | Random Acts of Christmas
13th  December 2021 | Random Acts of Christmas donations | Christmas Jumper Day
4th January 2022 | Kindness matters
24th January 2022 | E-Safety
16th January 2022 | Attendance Matters
1st February 2022 | Black Future Month
8th February 2022 | Love of Learning | Safer Internet Day
16th February 2022 | Launch National Apprenticeship Week
3rd March 2022 | World Book Day/Accelerated Reader/ National Careers Week
8th March 2022 |  International Women’s Day
14th March 2022 | Pi Day | British Science Week
17th March 2022 | Sports Relief
2nd April  | Ramadan begins
17th April 2022 | Easter & Passover
22nd April 2022 | Earth Day
2nd May 2022 | Eid
10th May 2022 | International Family Week
17th May 2021 | Buddha’s Birthday
24th May 2021 | World Mental Health Week
28th June 2021 | British Heart Foundation - Heart Restart
5th July 2021 | Plastic Free July
12th July 2021 | #GladtoCare Awareness Week | Eid