Rights Respecting school – Silver Award

Following an external assessment, we are delighted to confirm that Ysgol Melin Gruffydd has been awarded the Silver Award as a Rights Respecting School.

Achieving the Silver Award

The school is explicitly embedding the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child in its policy, practice and culture
The school is promoting knowledge and understanding of the Convention throughout the school community
The school is putting into action and developing the plans outlined on the Action Plan for Silver, which was submitted to achieve the Bronze: Rights Committed
The school is beginning to see the positive impact of these actions on children and young people, staff, and on the school’s ethos, practice and environment
Children and young people are beginning to see themselves as rights respecting global citizens and advocates for fairness and children’s rights, both locally and globally