Growth Programmes at Clifton College
The aims of our growth programmes are to encourage participants to strive to become healthy, capable, confident contributing members of the school and wider community. In other words we have a strong ethos of developing the child as a whole.
We have several programmes in place:
The Lifestyle Excellence or Lion’s Pride Award
The LEA program is based on the Duke of Edinburgh Award which is run in the UK and Internationally. It is a program that encourages participants to excel in several different categories and at different levels.
Service – fundraising, service to the school and/or community
Physical Recreation – participation in sport
New Skills – clubs, courses
Expeditions/Residential courses – school camps, training camps
Academic – effort or achievement
Bronze – School participation level
Silver – Participation at a higher level
Gold – Leadership level
Themes of focus per year group
Each form have they own personal or social development focus. Their themes are built into yearly compulsory events and into the school curriculum.
Form 1 – Environmental Responsibility
Form 2 – Social Responsibility
Form 3 – Leadership
Form 4 – Career