Stranton Primary School

Stranton Primary School

"Only the best is good enough"

Prioritising Relationships

As an adoption-friendly school, we: 

  • Understand relational trauma and how relationships develop for children with and without good enough parenting
  • Understand traumatised children’s needs for attachment, regulation and competence
  • Provide key adults for vulnerable children
  • Support the child and family with a team around the child
  • Ensure that all staff interact with children in a validating and empathic way
  • Ensure that our systems and procedures back up the importance of relationships
  • Ensure that adults set the tone in their relationships with each other
  • Help adults and children to find the joy in their relationships