j Personal, Social & Health Education and Citizenship - Barnton
Personal, Social & Health Education and Citizenship

PSHE & Citizenship

Personal Social Health Economic education (PSHE) and Citizenship is taught on its own and through other subjects.

There are four key themes: Personal (self-esteem, personal safety, spiritual and moral health), Health, (nutrition, drug education, sex and relationships, exercise and personal hygiene), Social (family, friends, peer pressure, equality) and Citizenship (communities, careers, financial awareness, democracy, human rights, global independence and sustainability).

PSHE is continually promoted at Barnton Community Nursery and Primary through Circle Time, assemblies, School Council, Buddies, Peer Mediators, Eco-Buddies etc.