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British Values

Promoting British Values at Oasis Academy Henderson Avenue

The DfES have recently reinforced the need "to create and enforce a clear and rigorous expectation on all schools to promote the fundamental British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs." The Government set out its definition of British values in the 2011 Prevent Strategy, and these values have been reiterated this year (2014). At Oasis Academy Henderson Avenue these values are reinforced regularly and in the following ways:

As part of promoting our British Values, students recently had an assembly all about The Royal Family, learning about the following;

  • Who the Queen is?
  • Where does she live?
  • What is her role?
  • What has happened in her life time?

Year 1 students learning about the Queen and The Royal Family as part of British Values