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Ofsted inspection Report has been sent to parents via ParentMail.  This can also be found on our website (Our School > Ofsted and Standards)

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Please be reminded we have an INSET day on Monday 6th June 2022

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Please note school is closed to staff & students on Friday 27th May for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee

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Barrow Hedges is delighted to have won the Anchored Schools Platinum Safeguarding Award following their safeguarding audit on 15th November 2021.

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Cirrus Primary Academy Trust are following the latest information and guidance for educational establishments from Public Health England. Information relating to the virus has been and will continue to be shared on a regular basis. For the latest information specifically relating to Barrow Hedges please click here.

Barrow Hedges Primary School

Behaviour Mentors

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We have two behaviour mentors within the school: Mrs Kim Duffin (KS2) and Miss Abi Doble (KS1). Children who would benefit from targeted support are identified through regular analysis of the 3,6,9 and red and yellow card system. Our behaviour mentors then design personalised programmes for the individuals to address the behaviours which have resulted in them being identified.

The mentors also work with children across the school on an informal basis, talking through red and yellow cards and working with groups. In this group work, we aim to use restorative practice to repair relationships. Restorative Practice teaches an understanding of others and gives pupils the skills they need to resolve conflict, build trust and prevent harm. This is turn helps young people express themselves and develop empathy. We are currently embedding restorative practice across the adults who support children at lunchtimes, but, going forwards, we are keen to establish pupil ambassadors too.