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Mayor & Deputy Mayor of Hackney drop in to chat about mental health

News ‐ 10 Jan 2020

Mayor of Hackney, Phillip Glanville and Deputy Mayor Cllr Anntoinette Bramble visited the academy this morning to discuss the academy's pioneering approach to managing the mental health and wellbeing of students. Ms Buchan, Ms Ferguson and CAMHS specialist Dorota Rospierska along with the rest of the pastoral and safeguarding team are working were praised by the Learning Trust team for their work on the WAMHS project.  More information to follow very soon.

"It was so interesting to hear all about both your whole school approaches focussing on the behaviour policy, staff training and PSHE, as well as taking great care of your most vulnerable students through your wellbeing team approach and using the assets and resources available to you to very best effect. Hearing directly from parents and pupils gave us a profound opportunity to understand their lived experience, and how you as a school have been able to support them." Sophie McElroy, CAMHS Alliance Programme Manager