At Glascote Academy we welcome our duties under the Equality Act 2010 to eliminate discrimination, advance equality of opportunity and foster good relations in relation to race, disability, sex (gender), age, religion or belief, sexual orientation, pregnancy, maternity and gender reassignment. Furthermore, we welcome our duty under the Education and Inspectors Act 2006 to promote community cohesion and recognise that these duties reflect International Human Rights standards as expressed in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, the UN Convention on the Rights of the People with Disabilities, and the Human Rights Act 1998.
Within the overall framework of our Academy Improvement Plan, we formulate specific and measurable objectives which is turn aim to support equality for all. These objectives are kept under regular review and progress reported on termly.
Our Objectives for this year are:
Focused Priority 1a: English - Writing (vocabulary and spelling)
Focused Priority 1b: English – Reading (Introduction of VIPERS)
Focused Priority 2: Mathematics (Greater Depth and basic concepts)
Focused Priority 3: Subject Leadership (Opportunities and Experiences)
Focused Priority 4: Safeguarding
For the full equality policy click on the document below: