Mental Health Awareness and Support

From time to time all children experience feelings of stress, anxiety or depression. Most of them will use a range of positive coping strategies to help them overcome these temporary difficulties. Sometimes, these negative feelings will last a long time, and they may lead to them adopting some negative coping strategies. Negative coping strategies might include: Self-harm; School refusal; Withdrawal …

National Online Safety: Wake Up Wednesday 5

Happy #WakeUpWednesday For their first #WakeUpWednesday in 2019 NOS have created a free online safety guide for schools to share with parents, carers, staff and children about ‘Fake News’; the epidemic plaguing our social media timelines and influencing behaviours across the globe! You can download it here Twitter Facebook National Online Safety have a range of information, training and resources …

Maplewell Hall School on the BBC

The BBC have been in school filming MAP students and their parents. You can watch it on the BBC tonight tonight at 6:30 on East Midlands today.

Local Labour Market Information

Our aim is for every one of our students to enter into the world of work at some point in the future. Click here to download information about the local labour market to give you an idea of what jobs will be in demand in Leicestershire.

Career Programme – Information for Employers

Our aim is for all of our students to go into employment at some point in the future. To help them achieve this aim, we deliver a comprehensive career programme to ensure students have the knowledge and understanding, personal and social skills, attitudes and values to: Know, through experience, about a wide range of work sector settings related to curriculum subjects; …

National Online Safety: Wake up Wednesday 4

As part of their #WakeUpWednesday campaign, NOS have created a free online safety guide for schools to share with parents and carers about Kik Messenger; a free messaging app aimed at users aged thirteen and over. Used by more than 300 million people worldwide, Kik lets users exchange messages, photos, videos, GIFs and web pages with friends, family, chatbots and …

Need help with DLA or PIP completion?

…If so, please click HERE to read more…. Would you like help to complete your DLA or PIP? Do you require further information about Youth Groups, Clubs and Activities for Teenagers in your area? Need Advice following a CAMHS referral? THEN COME TO OUR MONTHLY ADVICE AND SUPPORT SERVICE DROP-IN If we don’t have all the answers we’ll endeavour to find them. …

National Online Safety: Wake Up Wednesday 3

‘Tis the #WakeUpWednesday to be jolly! 🎅🏼🎄 With a tech-filled Christmas on the horizon, we thought parents might need a little help in keeping their children safe when using their new digital devices… Dan and Sam from ‘Musicalternative’ have written this jolly online safety jingle for parents. Please watch and feel free to share this song across your social media platforms: Twitter: https://twitter.com/natonlinesafety/status/1070288625877872641 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NationalOnlineSafety/videos/1080494295458667/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qq8CtHpszi8&feature=youtu.be …

National Online Safety: Wake Up Wednesday 2

As part of their #WakeUpWednesday campaign, National Online Safety have created a free poster for schools to share with parents and carers about LiveMe; the live mobile broadcasting application which has been downloaded more than 60 million times and is aimed at ‘young people who love to share’ – a concerning tagline considering the official age limit (defined in their T&Cs) is …

Movember

Movember is an international charity who raise awareness of men’s health issues, including Prostate Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Mental  health and Suicide. This year, staff are taking part and ‘changing the face of men’s health’ by growing moustaches. You can donate to our team page, Maplewell Mos, here: