CGHS

Code of Behaviour

At Canterbury Girls a structured system to promote a safe, happy and harmonious learning environment is followed. The school community strongly believes in providing positive support to all students to allow best quality teaching and learning at all times. Students are expected to be aware of their responsibilities as members of the school community, and most importantly, as learners. 

Code of Behaviour

The Canterbury Girls School Code is as follows:

RESPECT - SHOW RESPECT FOR ALL PEOPLE, PLACES AND THINGS

  • Treat all people with dignity
  • Address people politely in all spoken, written and electronic communications
  • Cooperate with others, being fair and honest in all situations
  • Show respect in your relations with others and consider their feelings
  • Value the interests, abilities and cultures of others
  • Follow the school’s Uniform Policy
  • Care for the school’s property and its environment

SAFETY - PROTECT THE SAFETY OF YOURSELF AND OTHERS

  • Behave appropriately and follow teacher instructions
  • Resolve conflict peacefully
  • Take responsibility for your learning and behaviour
  • Care about yourself and others
  • Act safely at all times

ENGAGEMENT - LEARN ALL YOU CAN AND ACHIEVE YOUR PERSONAL BEST

  • Attend every school day
  • Arrive at school and class on time
  • Bring the equipment to be prepared for each lesson
  • Actively contribute to class and school activities
  • Strive to achieve your personal best

Last Updated September 2019