Spiritual / Moral / Social and Cultural

 

What is SMSC?

SMSC stands for spiritual, moral, social and cultural.  All schools in England must show how well their pupils develop in SMSC.  Pupils are marked on ability and willing.

 

Spiritual

Explore beliefs and experience; respect values; discover oneself and the surrounding world; use imagination and creativity; reflect.

Moral

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

Social

Use social skills in different contexts; work well with others; resolve conflicts; understand how communities work.

Cultural

Appreciate cultural influences; participate in cultural opportunities; understand, accept, respect and celebrate diversity.

 

This links to our school P.S.H.E. policy.  Please click on the link below.

P.S.H.E.C. Policy