Personal, Social, Health and Citizenship Education

Every pupil in the Second, Third, Fourth and Fifth Forms has a lesson of Personal, Social, Health and Citizenship Education per two week timetable cycle with a dedicated PSHCE teacher.

The PSHCE Programme for each year will cover the broad themes below – with units designed to build from the previous year’s sessions.

Themes include:
Settling in and making the most out of Glenalmond
Bullying, time management, money management, learning styles and self-evaluation
Rights and responsibilities
School Rules, responsible use of the internet, children and the law, crime prevention and personal safety, community awareness and environmental issues
Health education
Healthy eating and eating disorders, sex and relationships self-esteem, alcohol, smoking and drugs education
Academic choices and study support
GCSE/A Level option choices and preparations for exams
Beyond the curriculum
Developing a sense of the world beyond school.