Aims of the project
The aim of the Enrichment Day is to share teaching expertise and school resources with the local community and to inspire students approaching secondary school to further develop their intellectual curiosity and inspire them to develop as creative thinkers.
Background and goals
The relationship between the schools is established and opportunities to share facilities and expertise are arranged as often as possible.
A range of school resources were used including laboratories, Art classrooms, Design & Technology classrooms, sports and Drama facilities. Teaching staff and assistants ran the sessions with further assistance from Sixth Formers and Year 10 students.
Very positive feedback was received from the primary school teachers involved and the inspired students. Woldingham's staff and students fedback on their raised awareness of the community and ability to give back to local schools.
120 Year 5 students, both male and female, attended and 40 Year 10 students from Woldingham acted as helpers and mentors.
Frequency and duration
This event will be held annually.