As part of of the Equality Act 2010 all schools have a duty to publish Equality data, and school objectives to address potential inequality in the school, by April 6th 2012. It is unlawful to discriminate against individuals by treating them less favourably because of their gender, age, race, disability, religion or belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, pregnancy or maternity, marriage and civil partnership, these features are now ‘protected characteristics’ under the act.
Our school Equality Objectives
- To continue to monitor pupil progress and attainment to ensure that groups with ‘protected characteristics’, are not disadvantaged in their education.
- To monitor the involvement of families in school activities, meetings, learning experiences, to ensure that groups with ‘protected characteristics’, are not disadvantaged in their access to school expertise