Kintore Primary School has won the Wellbeing Award for Schools.  The Decider Life Skills are an integral part of Kintore Primary School.

 

Kintore School created a powerpoint presentation about the impact of The Decider Life Skills (Good2Go) on their school.

 

 

Find out more about The Decider Life Skills Good2Go for primary schools

"Kintore Primary School has been recognised for its commitment to promoting emotional wellbeing and mental health across the school and with the wider community.

"The Wellbeing Award for Schools (WAS) is delivered by Optimus Education in partnership with the National Children’s Bureau and sets a national standard for promoting positive mental health and emotional wellbeing.

"In a recent survey, 100 per cent of the school’s staff team agreed their wellbeing has been impacted positively as a result of the school focus over the last two years.

"They are also able to show through pupil engagement activity over time that the number of skills children know about to support their emotional wellbeing has increased from a baseline of zero to more than 5.

"They began by engaging pupils, parents and colleagues on school values: Kindness, Respect, Wonder, Wellbeing and Community."

See more information from Grampian Online here:  https://www.grampianonline.co.uk/news/wellbeing-award-for-kintore-primary-school-233614/

and this is Kintore Primary School's story and behavioural policy:  https://www.thinglink.com/scene/1428461855583502339  There are 11 pages to view, and also audio and video links.

These are the words to the children's Song

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