Assemblies

The academy values of Empathy, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility play an integral part in the curriculum and these are reflected in our assembly topics.

Autumn 1

Autumn 1 KS1 Themed assembly KS2 Themed assembly Celebration Assemblies
Week 1
w/c 31 August
Behaviour Principles and
safety measures
Akroydon Absolutes Safeguarding
Week 2
w/c 7 September
World First Aid Day
(12 – 13 September)
World First Aid Day
(12 – 13 September)
Empathy
Week 3
w/c 14 September
Jeans for Genes Jeans for Genes Honesty
Week 4
w/c 21 September
Recycling Week Recycling Week Respect
Week 5
w/c 28 September
The Big Assembly:
Anti-bullying
The Big Assembly:
Anti-bullying
Responsibility
Week 6
w/c 5 October
Walk to School Week 2020 Walk to School Week 2020 Internet Legends
Week 7
w/c 12 October
Black History Month Black History Month Black History (significant figure)

Autumn 2

Autumn 2  KS1 Themed assembly KS2 Themed assembly
Week 1
w/c 2 November
Speak Out, Stay Safe (NSPCC) Speak Out, Stay Safe (NSPCC)
Week 2
w/c 9 November
Remembrance Day Remembrance Day
Week 3
w/c 16 November
Anti-bullying week Anti-bullying week
Week 4
w/c 23 November
Allergy awareness Allergy awareness
Week 5
w/c 30 November
Advent Advent and Christingle
Week 6
w/c 7 December
Human Rights Day Human Rights Day
Week 7
w/c 14 December
PANTS (NSPCC) Internet Legends Code

Spring 1

Spring 1 KS1 Themed assembly KS2 Themed assembly Special events
Week 1
w/c 4 January
World Braille Day Sir Isaac Newton’s Birthday
Week 2
w/c 11 January
World Religion Day World Religion Day
Week 3
w/c 18 January
Martin Luther King Day Martin Luther King Day
Week 4
w/c 25 January
Burns’ Night Holocaust Memorial Day
Week 5
w/c 1 February
Children’s Mental Health Week Children’s Mental Health Week Time to Talk Day 2021
Week 6
w/c 8 February
Safer Internet Day Safer Internet Day

Spring 2

Spring 2 KS1 Themed assembly KS2 Themed assembly Special events
Week 1
w/c 22 February
Fairtrade Fortnight Fairtrade Fortnight Sport Relief
Week 2
w/c 1 March
Saint David’s Day World Maths Day World Book Day
Week 3
w/c 8 March
International Women’s Day British Science Week Mother’s Day
Week 4
w/c 15 March
Saint Patrick’s Day Young Carers Awareness Day
Week 5
w/c 22 March
World Water Day International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Week 6
w/c 29 March
Easter Easter