Buddies - Peer Support

We have peer support systems in our school; Buddies, Sports Leaders, Worship leaders,  Mini Vinnies, House captains and Head Boy/Girl.  
Our Buddies are Year 4 children who support other children in the school by:
  • Helping them find someone to play with and support their friendships
  • Helping injured children by informing members of staff and being a companion while they are being treated
  • Being a companion to upset children
  • Teaching children new games or sports
  • Encouraging good behaviour in the playground, corridor and cloakroom areas
  • Modelling good behaviour
Our Head Boy and Girl (and Deputies):
  • Support in celebration assembly
  • Show prospective parents around school
  • Lead the school council
We also have House Captains who:
  • Arrange sports and games activities for the children during playtimes
  • Lead their house during Sports Day

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