Macmillan Coffee Morning 2019

Macmillan Coffee Morning 2019

We have had a great start to the academic year, being creative, making new friends and hosting a Macmillan Coffee Morning. If you are familiar with Releasing Potential, you will know that we have created our own curriculum. This allows us to embed learning into...
What is citizenship?

What is citizenship?

I am the citizenship lead for a small independent Special Needs School (among other roles). But what does this mean and what do I do? The Citizenship curriculum’s aim is to produce ‘responsible citizens who make a positive contribution to society’. The idea is to...
The joy of giving

The joy of giving

Today was an exciting day for the Releasing Potential Staff Team as we were looking forward to a very special event, which had involved planning, secrecy and creativity. It was the staff ‘Secret Santa’ giving of presents. My colleague Karen, has now refined this...
NATIONAL SANDWICH DAY

NATIONAL SANDWICH DAY

HAPPY NATIONAL SANDWICH DAY! As a school, we encourage students to keep up to date with current affairs. We implement this by using awareness days as a topic for citizenship lessons or as a daily discussion point. You may ask, how does celebrating national sandwich...
Loving the Lost

Loving the Lost

Releasing Potential School founder, Mike King, is a strong believer in ‘Loving the Lost’ and banking compassion. It has been 17 years since Mike founded Releasing Potential and he is still truly dedicated to investing in young people without any guarantee of a return....