Equality and Diversity
Pool Academy strives to makes sure that it delivers an excellent learning environment for all of it's students. The documents here detail how we do that and the checks in place to make sure we are always improving.
The equality scheme is an in-depth collection of all the relevant policy documents and detail the ways in which we enforce and monitor them.
To download a copy please click here- equality scheme
The school's equal opportunity policy can be found here.
Click on these links to download (pdf):
Our Accessibility policy is broken down into three different strands:
Assemblies provide a weekly focal point for students and we often use this to promote our equality and diversity program. Click here to download a recent assembly powerpoint presentation about dyslexia.
Our school newsletter, "The Pool Post" is often the best place to find examples of these policies in action. Here are two that demonstrate this:
The school's Student Leadership Team has the opportunity to provide feedback on these policies. Here are their latest comments:
As part of our ongoing program of Equality and Diversity training we are often given materials that explore subjects in more depth and where we can, we share them here.
Information sheet about Tourettes Syndrome and Education
Presentation delivered by Al Green of Healthy Gay Cornwall on Homophobic Bullying in Schools