Equality Objectives

Equality Objectives – 2022/2023

To continue to provide a school environment that welcomes, protects and respects diverse people, taking every opportunity to develop shared student/staff leadership opportunities to cultivate, review and improve this in partnership.

To continue to strive to close the gaps in attainment and achievement between key groups of students and all students through the ongoing monitoring of the impact of our curriculum review and through the analysis of data leading to intervention to address gaps between boys and girls, disadvantaged students, students with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities, Looked After Children, and students from different heritage groups and all students.

To develop exciting leadership opportunities for students that allow students and staff to lead together the cultivation of a genuinely inclusive, diverse Noadswood family.

To call out the use of homophobic, sexist, racist and other discriminative language by students in the school, and to support adults in the effective challenging of this and in our own language use for the benefit of all.

To continue to review the accessibility across the school for students, staff and visitors with disabilities and those with other identified needs, including access to specialist teaching areas.

To address proactively and through an open culture and professional development for adults bullying and prejudicial incidents, taking into account the specific guidance around homophobic and transphobic bulling, bullying related to sexual orientation, transgender, gender (sex), disability, race and religion.  

Equality Information 2022/2023 - Staff

Total No. of Staff  
Mixed White and Asian01
Mixed, any other mixed background50
Mixed, White and Black Caribbean01
White British8931
Not Obtained10

Equality Information 2022/2023 - Students

Total No. of Students 
Any other Asian Background1
Any Other Ethnic Group7
Any other Mixed Background10
Any other White Background25
Arab Other1
Black African13
Black Caribean3
Hong Kong Chinese1
Latin/South/Central American1
Other Ethnic Group1
Traveller of Irish Heritage1
White - Other1
White and any Other Ethnic Group1
White and Asian11
White and Black African3
White and Black Caribbean6
White British820
White Eastern European2
White English1

Student Demographics

FSM (Ever 6)174
Service Child51
Pupil Premium233
Looked After10
SEN - Support (Non-EHCP)98

Outcomes (Key Groups) 20202/2021