School of Sanctuary (SoS)

The SoS Charter celebrates providing a safe and welcoming haven for all pupils, particularly those from overseas.

A School of Sanctuary (SoS) is a school that is 'committed to being a safe and welcoming place for all students and their families. It is a school that helps its students, staff and wider community understand what it means to be seeking sanctuary and to extend a welcome to everyone as equal, valued members of the school community. It is a school that is proud to be a place of safety and inclusion for all.'

There are three principles to becoming a School of Sanctuary:
  • Learn what it means to be seeking sanctuary
  • Take Positive action to embed concepts of welcome, safety and inclusion within your school and the wider community.
  • Share your vision and achievements – be proud!

The SoS charter will encourage schools to look at all aspects of school life from the viewpoint of individual learners and help promote inclusion at every level.

 

Cost

TBC
To order or for further information email sil@si.liverpool.gov.uk