Is your child due to start school in September 2024? We are holding an Open Evening on Thursday 2nd November at 6pm. There are also weekly tours during the school day, please contact the school office on 01202 574212 for more information. Thank you
'High Expectations, lead to High Achievers'

How We Teach Personal Development


Elm Academy teaches personal development in a wide range of ways throughout the children’s school lives. For example: 

  • It is taught in discrete lessons (please see the curriculum map below within the Kapow Primary PSHE Scheme)
  • It is taught with cross-curricular links in other lessons, such as English, physical education and religious education 
  • Staff members consistently model how to be a good citizen who uphold the school values
  • Assemblies (whole school and special visitors) 
  • Links with our local church of England Rector and the team.  
  • Assemblies based around the British values 
  • School council  
  • Specialist staff working with individuals and groups 
  • Pupil voice 
  • Anti-bullying Ambassadors 
  • E–  safety lessons 
  • Eco Warrior group 
  • A large collection of lunch and after school clubs ( See extra curricular offers page)
  • A focus on Mental and physical health 
  • Celebrating diverse cultures, beliefs, languages and religions 
  • Outdoor activity trips 
  • Relationships Education visits  
  • Kapow Primary PSHE Scheme