World Mental Health Day

Thank you all so much for the donations that are coming into school. For more information about mental health and how to support your child/young person, please check out Young Minds website where there is a free helpline for parents and crisis text messaging service.   https://youngminds.org.uk/contact-us/

Self-Care September

Article 31- Children have the right to relax   Hope you are all having a lovely weekend. Just a reminder about September’s Self-Care Calendar. Try this out as a family – a little activity each day. It is even more important to be kind to yourself during these tough times.   Remember: self-care is not…

Exploring emotions with Y10

The PSHE curriculum has been adapted post Covid and today, Y10 students explored their journey of emotions pre, post and during lockdown and the positive and negative effect the pandemic has had on their mental health and well-being. They also recognised the positive coping strategies they employed during lockdown to help them cope – excellent…

RRS – the democratic way!

On Friday, 8H all voted for which rights they would like to be used for our class charter. They thought about which ones were most important to them and ones they would like to enjoy and respect. We then thought about how we would respect these rights in order for everyone to enjoy them. A…

Our new Buddies!

Well done to all of our students in KS3 and KS4 who put themselves forward to be buddies to our new Y7 students. I am sure you will be excellent role models. I promise to have a buddy party when Covid is over but in the meantime we will have virtual meetings. Some of our…

School Sports Virtual Games

Well done to all of you who took part in or supported our virtual school games! Croft Community School came in 4th place overall out of 11 schools in the Derwentside area! We also had many students winning gold, silver or bronze in their age categories throughout the whole of County Durham! Well done to you…