Bankside Primary School is a happy, vibrant and healthy place to learn.

We are a school that prides ourselves in promoting a rich curriculum that incorporates all elements of Social, Moral, Spiritual and Cultural learning in all that we do at  Bankside.

Definition (Citizenship Foundation) Examples of what we do at Bankside Primary School
Spiritual: Explore beliefs and experience; respect values; discover oneself and the surrounding world; use imagination and creativity; reflect. British Values RE (Bankside Curriculum)

PSHE & SEAL (Bankside Curriculum)

Reflection/ weekly assembly themes Reflection time (Cogs) as part of each learning session

Moral: Recognise right and wrong; understand consequences; investigate moral and ethical issues; offer reasoned views. British Values PSHE & Emotional Literacy (Bankside Curriculum) Circle time

Behaviour Learning Centre


School Council and Cluster Council

Social: Use social skills in different contexts; work well with others; resolve conflicts; understand how communities work. British Values PALs (Playground Activity Leaders)

Behaviour Learning Centre Relationships Policy Restorative Practice

PSHE & Emotional Literacy (Bankside Curriculum)

‘Marvellous Manners’ award

Family Service Lunchtimes

Year 6 Staff/Children buddies

Cultural: Appreciate cultural influences; participate in culture opportunities; understand, accept, respect and celebrate diversity. British Values Assemblies RE (Bankside Curriculum)

Black History Month
Interfaith week

Keeping Safe PSHE & Emotional Literacy (Bankside Curriculum) NSPCC E safety workshops

School song Road Safety training Drug awareness

SRE Knife Crime awareness

Collaboration with Safer Schools Police Officer

Being Healthy  PSHE & Emotional Literacy (Bankside Curriculum)

PE AND SPORT (Bankside Curriculum) Let’s Get cooking Breakfast Club (before school) After school clubs Family Service