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Reading Girls' School

Reading Girls' School


Positive ways staff an support students' work, attitude, and contribution to school life:

  • verbal encocuragement given by all staff at every opportunity

  • positive written comments made on pieces of work

  • public praise in class or in assembly

  • letters home detailing success in particular subjects organised by PLs three times per year

  • attendance, sports trophies and certificates presented in assemblies

  • students elected as Tutor Representatives, Monitors and to the School Council wear badges to show this

  • at KS3 students collect stamps in their passports to celebrate their achievements which will result in bronze, silver and gold certificates and badges being issued in assesmbly

Achievement Points are awarded for:

  • improved or consistently good classwork or homework

  • a single exceptional piece of work

  • improved or consistently good test results

  • achieving a target or skill

  • contributiion to a lesson or positive attitude

  • contribution to the Tutor Group, e.g. in assembly

  • helpfulness

  • a well-kept planner

  • representing the school

  • attendance

A bronze (20), silver (40), gold (60) or platinum (100) certificate will be awarded termly depending on the student's key stage and on the number of achievement points earned by each student. The Pastoral Team instigate a range of student rewards throughout the academic year.