Rewards and Sanctions
‘Education must develop every child’s personality, talents and ability to the full. It must encourage the child’s respect for human rights, as well as respect for their parents, their own and other cultures and the environment.’
United Nations Convention of the Rights of the Child
At Evelyn CP School, we ensure a positive, aspirational ethos pervades at all times. We are committed to high standards of conduct from all our community. To this end, all stakeholders have developed and agreed a comprehensive behaviour policy (available from the school). Key drivers for this are a ‘Praise and Reward System’ and a ‘Sanctions Ladder’, which are detailed in this policy.
Praise and Rewards
Going for Gold’ Behaviour Award
The award is given for children who display outstanding behaviour at all times and who obey the school rule of:
We begin the process again at the start of every academic year, so that children have an opportunity of winning it every year. Children are given support in working towards achieving this special award.
Hermes the golden Messenger Owl visits our school several times a year to award the gold badges and certificates! Children’s names are recorded in our special GOLDEN BOOK.
Children really enjoy these occasions when a magical candlelit atmosphere is created in the school hall, as Hermes swoops in, led by our Year 6 ‘Owl Guardians’.