Student pledges

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We encourage students to strive to be their best.  Use the student pledges here to support your ‘Be my best’ achivement record.

Respect and achieve

Actively promote the school ethos, ‘respect for all, achievement for all’ and demonstrate that I am a good citizen.

Dare to dream

Have a dream and have a career buddy.

Every day and on time

Have a minimum of 97% attendance but aim for 100%.

Get set, learn

Come to school, ready to learn (bag, equipment and books) and follow classroom routines.

Be a collaborative learner

Follow group rules and undertake group roles as well as supporting others in collaborative activities.

Reach for the stars

Always try my best, earn as many positive points for my house as I can, take risks in my learning, self-check and never give up (become a resilient learner).

Participate, promote and be proud

Participate in period 7 sessions, support school events such as transition, assembly, parent/carer consultation meetings.

Engage and debate

Engage in tutor time debates and utilise these skills in my lessons.

Aspire to lead

Engage with peer mentoring and support and aspire to graduate to a student leadership role (form captain/ school council rep/mentor/prefect/sports leader).

Become a ‘Holgate challenger’

Embrace the Holgate challenger projects.

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