The AcademySMSC

SMSC opportunities at Easington Academy

At Easington Academy we recognise that a students’ personal development plays an important role in their ability to learn and achieve.  SMSC permeates the curriculum, assembly programme and Thought for the Day at Easington Academy.  This school provides a myriad of ways for students to explore and develop morally, socially, spiritually and culturally.  These activities are a flavour of the SMSC offered at Easington Academy:

Supporting the work of Macmillan nurses by organising coffee mornings

RE and Citizenship GCSE lessons focus on community cohesion, tolerance and the benefits of living in a multi-faith, multi-ethnic and multi-cultural society

Art exhibitions

Carousels on tone work of the police and other organisations that underpin British society

MFL club and language week assemblies

Visitors from faith communities in RE lessons

Annual visits to places of pilgrimage ie Holy Island

Key Stage 3 students visiting WWI battlefields

Writing to letters to local councillors to support Citizenship campaigns

Easington Academy has an extensive extra-curricular programme

The PE department runs a number of successful teams

An annual activities week in July

Students collecting 145 kg of food for Murton food bank in October 2015

Year 11 GCSE Citizenship students raised £230 for Tabitha’s Toys in November 2015

    Assembly Themes - Autumn 2016 & Winter 2017 Terms