The Aweigh School provides an innovative and exciting way to re-engage disaffected learners and improve behaviour for learning.
Our fully trained staff offer a wide range of activities from bush craft and survival skills to rock climbing and water sports. All of the work we do is underpinned by a dedication to improving young peoples’ self-esteem, emotional literacy, resilience and behaviour for learning to ensure that they are more successful in mainstream education.
Why Choose Us?
We are part of The Quay School, an Outstanding Alternative Provision
Registered as a provider by The Adventure Activities Licensing Authority (AALA), ensuring that we follow appropriate safety management practices
Proven track record in helping to dramatically reduce Permanent Exclusions
Opportunities for young people to gain nationally recognised qualifications
Fully qualified teachers and instructors who are experts in improving conduct, learning and emotional behaviour
Reintegration support including Triggers and Strategies plans and individualised emotional regulation resources, as well as dedicated time from SLT and staff who specialise in reintegration
Activities we offer
Bush craft and survival skills (ASDAN Credits)
Outdoor Climbing (AQA Unit Awards)
Mountain Biking (AQA Unit Awards)
Indoor Climbing (AQA Unit Awards plus NICAS)
Stand Up Paddle Boarding (AQA Unit Awards plus BSUPA)
Kayaking/Canoeing (AQA Unit Awards plus BCU star awards)
Indoor Skiing/Archery/Power Kiting (AQA Unit Awards)