Pool Academy

Equality and Diversity

Pool Academy strives to makes sure that it delivers an excellent learning environment for all of it's students. The documents here detail how we do that and the checks in place to make sure we are always improving.

The equality scheme is an in-depth collection of all the relevant policy documents and detail the ways in which we enforce and monitor them.

To download a copy please click here- equality scheme

The school's equal opportunity policy can be found here.

 

 

A Textiles Class

Click on these links to download (pdf):

Gender Breakdowns in staff at Pool Academy

Gender Equality Policy Spider Diagram

Race Equality Policy Spider Diagram

Disability Equality Policy Spider Diagram

Disability Questionnaire 2009 Uptake

A Log of Racist and Bullying Incidents 2008-09

A Log of Racist and Bullying Incidents 2007-08

A Log of Racist Incidents 2009-10

A Log of Bullying Incidents 2009-10

A Log of Racist Incidents 2010-2011

A Log of Bullying Incidents 2010-2011

A Log of Racist Incidents 2011-2012

A Log of Bullying Incidents 2011-2012

A Log of Bullying Incidents for the Autumn Term 2012

A Log of Bullying Incidents for the Spring Term 2013

A log of Bullying and Racist Incidents Summer Term 2013

A Log of Bullying Incidents for the Autumn Term 2013

Equality Policy March 2014

PE SEN Policy

Disability Policy for PE

 

Our Accessibility policy is broken down into three different strands:

 Strand 1: Increasing the extent to which disabled pupils can participate in the school curriculum

 Strand 2: Improving the physical environment

 Strand 3: Improving the provision of information for disabled children and young people

 

Assemblies provide a weekly focal point for students and we often use this to promote our equality and diversity program. Click here to download a recent assembly powerpoint presentation about dyslexia.

 

A Food Technology Lesson

Our school newsletter, "The Pool Post" is often the best place to find examples of these policies in action. Here are two that demonstrate this:

Example One

Example Two

 

The school's Student Leadership Team has the opportunity to provide feedback on these policies. Here are their latest comments:

Policy Feedback

 As part of our ongoing program of Equality and Diversity training we are often given materials that explore subjects in more depth and where we can, we share them here. 

Information sheet about Tourettes Syndrome and Education 

Presentation delivered by Al Green of Healthy Gay Cornwall on Homophobic Bullying in Schools