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At Ashington High School we believe that all good behaviour should be rewarded. Such rewards include:

Verbal Praise

LEAP Points

LEAP: Points received

Written Praise

Reward Trips


Behaviour Code

Our Behaviour Code is displayed throughout the school. Students must follow this code at all times.

Behaviour Code


The following sanctions are utilised to discipline students for instances of negative behaviour:

Verbal Warnings



Students may be placed on report for repeated lateness, refusing to follow instructions, lack of effort or consistently causing disruption. We have five reports in school;


The government states that schools do not have to give notice when a student is on detention or provide a reason as to why the detention has been issued; however, Ashington High School will always endeavour to contact home and inform you if your child has been issued with a detention. Please click this link for further info:

Behaviour Unit



We run numerous interventions to support students with their behaviour. This can be done in a one-to-one session or with a group of identified students. Interventions are conducted by staff within school, occasionally with the support of external agencies.