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Student Wellbeing

Life as a teenager can be overwhelming at times and parents sometimes need support. We've compiled together resources available online to help support parents of AGS students.

As ever, please get in touch with us to discuss any concerns you may have.


General advice and useful websites:

Mindmate - parenting teenagers

Mindmate and Young Minds are online resources for young people.

Mind Well Leeds is an online resource for parents and young people in Leeds.

 

Downloadable resources

A series of downloadable resources from Mind:

Anxiety and Panic

Anxiety

Coping with Sleep Problems

Depression

Food and Mood

Increasing your Self Esteem

Mindfulness Helpbook

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Parenting Help with Mental Health

Relaxing Helpbook

Self Harm

Stress

Tips for Sleeping Well

Wellbeing

 

Useful websites:

Mindmate and Young Minds are online resources for young people.

Mind Well Leeds is an online resource for parents and young people in Leeds.

 

"I applaud the focus on rewarding good behaviour. My son feels appreciated and recognised at Allerton Grange; we're all so proud."
- Year 8 Parent
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- Prospective Parent
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- Prospective Parent, September 2018
"Very impressed with the sports facilities"
- Prospective Parent, September 2018
"The reward and behaviour system is clear, well enforced and has positive results!"
- Parent
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- Prospective Parent, September 2018
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- Prospective Parent, September 2018
"Staff are passionate and committed to developing and improving"
- Parent
“Great opportunity to meet staff and gain greater depth of my child’s achievement”
- Year 7 Parent on Parents' Consultation Evening, October 2018
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- Prospective Parent
“Great facilities. Dedicated and enthusiastic staff”
- Prospective Parent, September 2018
"Fantastic student ambassadors who are a credit to the school."
- Prospective Parent
“It was good to speak to his form tutor and hear about what is happening in class”
- Year 7 Parent on Parents' Consultation Evening, October 2018
"Pupils look smart and are well engaged in their lessons"
- Prospective Parent
“Clean, bright, vibrant learning space”
- Prospective Parent, September 2018
"Safe, Supportive, Diverse"
- Local Authority Representative
“Excellent feedback, we’re very happy with progress so far”
- Year 7 Parent on Parents' Consultation Evening, October 2018
"Strong leadership and motivation with an emphasis on progress"
- Parent
“Friendly staff, well-behaved kids”
- Prospective Parent, September 2018
"I am so pleased with the School Gateway app. Every day I can see any achievement and behaviour points my daughter gets and she knows that I’ll discuss it with her; it encourages her to do well."
- Year 8 Parent
“Impressed with the consistent enthusiasm of the teaching staff when discussing feedback”
- Year 7 Parent on Parents' Consultation Evening, October 2018
"A great learning environment; light, bright and spacious classrooms, clean and well organised."
- Prospective Parent
“Excellent facilities, improving school”
- Prospective Parent, September 2018