There has been significant coverage throughout the media in recent weeks about the topic of consent. Mrs Barron addressed this worrying issue in our Senior Assembly last week.
Click here to read the advice from the team at the Child Mind Institute about how to talk to your child about sex and consent. The linked 'Tea Consent' video is also a very straightforward way to illustrate this idea with your teen.
To explore this issue further click here to read the recent hard hitting article published in The Guardian, "The trouble with boys: what lies behind the flood of teenage sexual assault stories?". It is important that as a community we support both our girls and our boys as they navigate this complex social situation.