Our Student Rewards System
The Willingdon rewards system is designed be of value to the students, parents and staff.
The School recognises that a key part of developing the potential of our young people is giving encouragement and praise. Praise is a key component of discipline with dignity, good teaching and good staff/student relationships. Staff are encouraged to actively look for opportunities to praise students both within and beyond lessons. The school encourages our students to strive for excellence which we take to mean being the best that they can be, regardless of ability. Our rewards system allows us to celebrate achievement, excellence and student contribution in all aspects of school life. The school will use all available means to publish and promote achievement by all members of the school.
To be inclusive for all.
To recognise and celebrate student’s work, commitment and high levels of achievement.
To promote the positive recognition of success amongst all members of the school community, through public celebration and contact with parents and carers.
To celebrate progress made by the students.
To encourage progress in all aspects of school life.
To reward students frequently for a variety of achievements.
All staff will be actively engaged in carrying out this policy. The allocation of rewards points by staff will be regularly track to ensure consistency and equality.
Reward Point Mile Stones
Students will be able to exchange their Willingdon Community School reward points at the school rewards shop. Student to be issued with a claim for at the end of each term. Points can be exchanged for a wide variety of items which include stationary, sports equipment, vouchers and clothing.
Students can exchange their milestone reward points for items from the reward shop at the time of issue or bank the reward point value to go towards future milestones item claims.
Reward point categories
R1 = 1 Point
R2 = 2 Points
Personal Excellence – Ambition/ Respect/ Compassion/ Courtesy/ Honesty
Progress Every Lesson – Subject Knowledge/ Engagement/ Challenge/ Questioning/ Learning to learn
R3 = 3 Points
Reading for Pleasure
Green learning walk
R5 = 5 Points
Service to school
Outstanding piece of work
R10 = 10 Points
Leadership of school/ charity initiative/ assembly
R20 = 20 Points
No behaviour points all term
95-96% attendance for term
R25 = 25 Points
97-99% attendance for term
R50 = 50 Points
100% attendance for term