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Holmleigh Park High School

PSHE curriculum - Term 2

Term 2 Parent Letter for PSHE

Dear Parent/Carer,

We are delighted with how positively our first term of PSHE teaching went to support the new statutory guidelines to implement Health Education (HE) and Relationship Sex Education (RSE).

Term 2 will consist of six lessons of PSHE, as well as continued private study skills and career skills. The PSHE topics being studied this term are:


Year 7

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Lesson 1

My Dreams and Goals

My Long-Term Goals

Plans and Goals

Balance and Health

Lesson 2

Coping Strategies

Understanding the Value of Money

Mental Health and Mental Illness


Lesson 3

Making Choices

Money and Earnings


Extraordinary Bodies and Minds

Lesson 4

Anxiety and Stress

Managing Stress


Diseases, STIs and Treatments

Lesson 5

Healthy Choices

Me and my Health

FGM, Beast Ironing and Honour Base Abused

Informed decisions about Sex

Lesson 6

Understanding Substances

Substance Use and Misuse

Being a Good Citizen

Being an Adult, Relationships and the Law


If you have any further enquiries about the PSHE curriculum, or any of the content covered please feel free to look on the school website at the PSHE, RSE and Health Education Policies and Schemes of Learning. Or alternatively contact the academy on the following email: [email protected]

Kind Regards

Miss S. Diaco

Co-Ordinator for PSHE and Deputy Head of Year 11