At St John’s there is a strong ethos to support your child’s progress in developing the skills they will need to take an active role in the adult world.

PSHE. Ed is delivered across the curriculum as well as specific lessons. The emphasis is on developing skills such as assessment, making informed choices, planning, communication and research as well as specific knowledge such as healthy eating, personal care.

Skills and subject knowledge are delivered through a range of themes including: Our World; Who am I?; Healthy Living; The Future, Relationships and Understanding Others.

Within the Citizenship element of this subject pupils develop an understanding of how local, regional and national communities function. They also look at how rules are made, both formal and informal. Time is spent working on the theme of differences and how conflict can be resolved.