RRS Assembly (June 2017)

Date: 23rd Aug 2017, Categories: Rights Respecting School

On Friday 16th June we had our last Rights Respecting School’s assembly of the year. Mrs Jackson started off by reminding the children about all of the Articles from the UNCRC that we have focussed on this year. We have learned a lot about our rights in Hermitage Primary School! Then it was over to […]

RRS Assembly (19th May 2017)

Date: 24th May 2017, Categories: Rights Respecting School

Congratulations to the CORE Committee for planning and delivering this first assembly! They did a great job of introducing this month’s Article: Article 23 – It states that if you are disabled you have the right to be fully included and respected at all times, and to have everything you need to grow up and […]

RRS Article of the Month (April 2017)

Date: 27th Mar 2017, Categories: Rights Respecting School

  Mrs Jackson explained to the pupils that this month we would be combining two Articles from the UNCRC: Article 3 – It states that all adults should do what is best for you. When adults make decisions, they should think about how their decisions will affect children. Article 12 – It states that all […]

RRS Article of the Month (Mar 2017)

Date: 27th Feb 2017, Categories: Rights Respecting School

Mrs Jackson then introduced the pupils to this month’s RRS Article of the Month. ‘Article 6: It states that all children have the right to a life and that governments and adults must take actions to help all children survive and develop physically, emotionally, socially and morally.’ Mrs Jackson along with the help of some […]

RRS Assembly (24 Feb 2017)

Date: 27th Feb 2017, Categories: Rights Respecting School

Before the children were introduced to the new Article of the Month each stage reported back on what they had decided the Primary 7 tuck shop profits should be spent on to help the charity www.righttoplay.org.uk Lots of classes wanted to help as many children as possible and the most popular options were donating money […]

RRS Article of the Month (February 2017)

Date: 24th Feb 2017, Categories: Rights Respecting School

Mrs Jackson introduced the pupils to this month’s RRS article of the month at today’s assembly. Article 6 – It says that you have the right to be alive and to be the best person you can be. You are a unique and important person. Please click the following link for further information: Article 6 […]

RRS Spreading the Rights Message (2017)

Date: 24th Jan 2017, Categories: Primary 1, Primary 2, Primary 3, Rights Respecting School

Members of the CORE Committee have been busy visiting the Infant classes throughout the school. Along with the RRS Mascot Woofles, they visited the Primary 1, 2 and 3 classes to read ‘I have the right to be a child’ to the boys and girls. The children enjoyed hearing about their rights through this interesting […]

RRS Article of the Month (Jan 2017)

Date: 24th Jan 2017, Categories: Rights Respecting School

Mrs Jackson introduced the pupils to this month’s RRS Article of the Month. Article 31: Every child has the right to relax, play and take part in a wide range of cultural and artistic activities. Mrs Jackson talked to us about the different ways that we can relax and play as well as ways to […]

P6B RRS Class Charter (2016)

Date: 28th Nov 2016, Categories: Primary 6, Rights Respecting School

Primary 6B chose had so many ideas for their class charter that we made one joining all our ideas together. We read through the articles and chose an initial 9 to focus on, before nominating a class member to help us whittle it down to 6 for our charter. We feel this worked really well as […]

P6A RRS Class Charter (2016)

Date: 28th Nov 2016, Categories: Primary 6, Pupil Groups, Rights Respecting School

Primary 6A chose a Super Mario theme for our Class Charter. We all decorated a Super Mario Mushroom and then chose the article number from our chosen 6 that we felt, as an individual was most important. We have agreed to work together to reach our targets and will focus on the following articles. Our […]