Excellence in the Heart of the Community
Wade Deacon Trust
In the November 2014 document, Promoting Fundamental British Values as part of SMSC in schools, the advice to schools states :
Schools should promote the fundamental British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty, and mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs1. This can help schools to demonstrate how they are meeting the requirements of section 78 of the Education Act 2002, in their provision of SMSC.
The fundamental British Values are:
Hillside High School educates its pupils on British Values in the following ways:
Hillside High School is a place where everyone is treated equally and everyone has rights. The value of democracy is promoted in the following ways:
The Rule of Law
In alliance with Merseyside’s Police’s Anti-Terrorism Unit, the SMSC programme includes lessons on identifying extremism, understanding the difficulties in tackling the issue for all year groups.