EGA School

PSHE – Personal, Social and Health Education



PSHE is a planned developmental programme of learning designed to help learners develop the knowledge, understanding and skills they need to manage their lives, now and in the future.


It deals with real life issues which affect children and young people, their families and their communities, and engages with the social and economic realities of their lives and experiences.


In the last academic year, students have worked with:

  • The Money Charity(Year 7)



  • Diversity Role Models - promoting equality and challenging homophobia (Year 8)


  • Tender workshops / Chelsea’s choice- sexual exploitation and grooming (Year 9)


  • ChildNet - critical thinking online (Year 9)


  • The Haven Trust -domestic violence, consent and relationships (Year 11)


  • The Inspire Project - challenging extremism, online grooming  and critical thinking (Years 9, 10,11)


  • Present Yourself Day supported by local businesses (Year 11)


Year 7

  • Risk management and hazard mapping

  • Financial capability and economic well-being

  • Skills and Qualities

  • Healthy eating

  • Bullying and cyber bullying/e-safety session

  • Sex and Relationships Education/puberty and changes to body and behaviour/ importance of regular exercise


Year 8

  • Conflict resolution/managing relationships

  • Diversity Role Models Project

  • Alone in London – external agency x2 sessions – Delivering information on where to seek advice if you are experiencing problems at home – links to mental health.

  • Physical and emotional health including alcohol and tobacco education/ illegal drugs education/drugs and the law/mental illness and eating disorders - where to go for support and advice

  • E-safety session

  • Sex and Relationships Education – Positive relationships and sexual health including teen pregnancy and contraception


 Year 9

  • HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted infections

  • Making effective decisions – Career planning and Options support including CVs and Personal Statements

  • Challenging stereotypes in the workplace/employability skills

  • Sexual health - including positive relationships, HIV/AIDS education, challenging stereotypes


Year 10

  • Preparation for Working life – Level 2 certificate

  • Self-esteem/body image and assertiveness work

  • Safe sex and promoting positive relationships

  • Exploring relationships including abuse, violence in relationships,sexting and pornography

  • Financial capability and economic well-being work

  • E safety session


Recent Events in PSHE

  • Chelsea's Choice (Year 9)

  • The Barefoot College (Citizenship)- sustainability in communities

  • The Money Charity Financial Literacy (Year 7)

  • Social Action Project (Year 8 Skills)

  • Streetlaw workshops (Citizenship)  - The College of Law

Terms & holidays

Summer Term 2017
Start: 18th Apr
Half Term: 29th May-2nd June
End of Term: 21st July
Autumn Term 2017
Start: 4th Sept
Half Term:23rd-27th Oct
End of Term:21st Dec
Spring Term 2018
Start: 3rd Jan 
Half Term:12-16th Feb
End of Term: 29th Mar
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