Equality Statement of intent
St. Cuthbert’s Catholic Primary School understands that, under the Equality Act 2010, all schools have a duty to:
- Eliminate unlawful discrimination, harassment and victimisation.
- Advance equality between different groups.
- Foster good relations between different groups.
- Promote mental health and wellbeing.
Our school’s overall values are underpinned by our statutory duties under the Equality Act 2010. We are dedicated to ensuring that every pupil receives an education that offers them the best chance at fulfilling their potential, and to promoting mental wellbeing amongst our pupils. We are committed to supporting and celebrating all pupils’ individual identities.
It is important that all children gain an understanding of the world that they are growing up in, and learn how to live alongside, and show respect for, a diverse range of people.
Throughout their time at St. Cuthbert’s children will be given opportunities to develop their understanding of the protected characteristics of:
- Religion or Belief
- Sexual Orientation
- Gender Reassignment
- Pregnancy or Maternity]
- Marriage & Civil Partnership
For further information please view or download our Equality & Diversity Policy in the School Policies section of our website.