Promoting British Values
It follows equal opportunities guidance which guarantees that there will be no discrimination against any individual or group, regardless of faith, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, political or financial status, or similar. King Edward VI High School is dedicated to preparing students for their adult life beyond the formal examined curriculum and ensuring that it promotes and reinforces British values to all its students.
HM Government emphasises that schools are required to ensure that key ‘British Values’ are taught in all UK schools. The Government set out its definition of British values in the 2011 Prevent Strategy.
The school uses strategies within the National Curriculum and beyond to secure such outcomes for students. The examples that follow show some of the many ways the school seeks to embed British values.
The five British values are:
How does King Edward VI positively promote British values?