Personal Development

At Cavendish, we are proud to provide of our children and community. Our plan for providing our children with personal development lies at the heart of our mission: becoming BRILLIANT citizens. There is also an importance on the history of our local community and the family focus of our school, all of which makes us unique and inclusive.

We are committed to providing our children with the necessary curriculum and experiences through the following (Ofsted outlined) categories of personal development;

  • SMSC (Spiritual, Moral, Social & Cultural)
  • Spiritual growth and experiences
  • Moral decision making and links to school values
  • Social experiences and development of skills
  • Cultural capital exploration, appreciation & curiosity of other cultures including their own
  • British Values (democracy, liberty, the rule of law & tolerance)
  • PSHE (personal, social, health & economic) and RHS (relationships & health education) curriculum and development
  • healthy lifestyles
  • Safety & how to be safe


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Cavendish Road,
West Didsbury,
Manchester M20 1JG
Mrs Taylor: Headteacher
Miss Evans: Deputy Headteacher & Designated Safeguarding Lead
Mrs Hookes: Inclusion lead & SENDCO for years 1-4
Mrs Carroll: Inclusion lead & SENDCO for years 5-6
All available via the school email & telephone number