What is SMSC?

SMSC stands for spiritual, moral, social and cultural development.

Explore beliefs and experience; respect faiths, feelings and values; enjoy learning about oneself, others and the surrounding world; use imagination and creativity; reflect.

Recognise right and wrong; respect the law; understand consequences; investigate moral and ethical issues; offer reasoned views.

Investigate and moral issues; appreciate diverse viewpoints; participate, volunteer and cooperate; resolve conflict; engage with the fundamental values of British democracy.

Appreciate cultural influences; appreciate the role of Britain’s parliamentary system; participate in culture opportunities; understand, accept, respect and celebrate diversity.

Within Ranvilles, we promote SMSC across the curriculum in all year groups.

Click the image below to find out where SMSC fits into our curriculum

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Our SMSC policy is available here SMSC policy with appendices 2015