"Love one another as I have loved you."
The Medway Inclusive Schools Quality Mark is an award given to schools demonstrating inclusive practice. These schools do their best to welcome all pupils, to understand, respect and celebrate the achievements of all pupils, whether in test results, in sport, music or personal achievement, sometimes against the odds.
An inclusive school goes out of its way to cater for disability, to assist pupils whose first language is not English or to meet the needs of pupils with challenging behaviour.
The Quality Mark looks at three aspects of school life:
An example of this would be:
Schools are often judged by test results and these are important but it is also important to recognise schools' achievements in areas of work that cannot be measured. The Inclusive School Quality Mark is a recognisition and celebration of this work.