Respect – The Hawkley Way

We believe that good behaviour based on mutual respect is crucial to the success of every member of our school community. We do things “The Hawkley Way”.

“Right to Teach, Right to Learn”

At all times

  • Do not discriminate and respect individuality
  • Treat others as you would like to be treated
  • Always try your best – have pride in yourself and in your achievements
  • Take pride in your appearance and wear uniform correctly at ALL times
  • Respect the environment, recycle whenever possible and put all litter in the bins
  • Have all your equipment for the day including your planner in your school bag
  • Move around school in a calm, quiet, orderly manner

Expectations in the Classroom

  • Be punctual
  • Enter the classroom in a calm, orderly way
  • Don‟t shout out during the lesson – Voice opinion respectfully
  • Do not jeopardise the learning of others
  • Be supportive of others
  • Listen carefully and follow instructions – Don‟t answer back!
  • Respect equipment, each others and schools
  • Complete tasks set to the best of your ability – have pride in your work
  • Maintain high standards at all times

Expectations in the Dining Room

  • Arrive at the correct sitting time for your year
  • Queue in an orderly manner and don‟t keep places for friends
  • Sit down to eat
  • Eat properly using correct table manners and do not talk with food in your mouth
  • Don’t push in the queue if you to return to buy more food

Expectations for movement around school

  • Go straight to the lesson, do not stop to chat with friends
  • Keep to the left on stairs and corridors
  • Do not drop litter
  • Treat others as you would like to be treated

Expectations when travelling to/from school

  • Wear the correct uniform and wear it properly
  • Respect and do not disturb your local community – Be polite – Be sensible
  • Walk on the pavement and don‟t interfere with other people‟s property
  • Do not obstruct traffic by walking or cycling in the middle of the road