The welfare of our pupils is of utmost importance and at the heart of everything we do. Each Excelsior Academy school has its own dedicated Welfare Team who are committed to making Excelsior Academy a safe, settled and happy place for children to learn.
Each school has a Welfare Team consisting of a Welfare Manager, Behaviour Manager and Attendance Manager. Meet the team:
We also have Attendance Officers who assist with attendance issues.
We can help you with:
- Anger Management
- Any Concerns of Worries you may have.
- Drug and Alcohol Misuse
- Sexual Health
- Staying Safe
In School Support:
Our School Health Advisor is Gillian Gordon
Gillian is available at drop in sessions within each school. Appointments can also be made via the School Welfare Manager.
If you have any worries outside of school hours and need to talk, then we are still here for you. Message us using the Confidential Support Form (below);
Home School Communication
A strong relationship between home and school plays an important role in pupils’ achievement and wellbeing. Please contact us if you have any concerns. We will be happy to support.
External Places of Support
Action for Children: Wesley House, Bond Street, Benwell, Newcastle, NE4 8BA
Barnardos: 0808 800500
Childline: www.childline.org.uk Tel: 0800 1111
Children’s North East: 89 Denhill Park, Newcastle, NE15 6QE 0191 256 2444
GP / Practice Nurse
Kids Health: www.kidshealth.org/teen
Newcastle Families Information Service: Civic Centre, Barrass Bridge, Newcastle, NE11 8TU (0191) 2774133
Relate: Newcastle West Relate, Ponteland Road Health Centre, 169 Poteland Road, Newcastle, NE5 3AE (0191) 232 9109
Samaritans: 08457 909090
Streetwise: Unit 3, Blackfriars Court, Dispensary, Newcastle, NE1 4XB (0191) 230 5400
WEYES: 4 Graingerville North, Westgate Road, Newcastle, NE4 6UJ (0191) 2733997