At Saint Thomas’ C of E Academy the Mental Health and Well-being of each and every child, our Staff and Governors is important to us. We have a dedicated team to support children and their families. Our Strengthening Families Worker, Educational Psychologist and SENCO work together to support them . Staff have engaged in training programmes including Emotional Literacy and Sand and Lego therapy. We also have a qualified Mental-Health First Aider. Our Strengthening Families worker operates drop-in sessions for pupils when she is school-based. We also sign-post and refer children and their families to Out-Side Agencies for support and guidance.
Learning is focused on the Five Ways of well-being:-
Our Curriculum Enrichment Programme works to support pupils to develop skills in these areas.