Support and Wellbeing

South Craven School offers a variety of support throughout our students’ time at the school. The South Craven Learner underpins our wellbeing programme.

Support we offer includes:

Tutorial Programme

  • Focus on careers and progression
  • Assemblies
  • Catch-up tutoring
  • Sixth Form PRIDE


  • Promotion of health and wellbeing (Science and Sport)
  • SMSC (spiritual, moral, social and cultural) aspects taught in all lessons
  • Sex, relationships and health education
  • Enrichment activities
  • Personal development throughout the curriculum


  • External agency information and support on digital screens around school
  • Wellbeing area in the Sixth Form Centre with leaflets, posters and business cards for students to take
  • Extracurricular clubs
  • Sports fixtures
  • School performances/band
  • Day visits/residentials
  • Guest speakers
  • School policies
  • South Craven Learner (courage, enquiry, growth) and Sixth Form PRIDE ethos promoting resilience and character building


  • Pastoral team 
  • SEMH Coordinator
  • Mental health support team
  • Designated Senior Lead for Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • Designated Senior Lead for Child Protection/Safeguarding
  • Learning Support team
  • Sixth Form support team
  • External agency support

Helplines and Websites for Young People

For external resources and information, please see our guide here.

Sanitary Products

All spaces (listed below) that have this logo in their window have sanitary products for students to use.Sanitary Products

Please do not go in the room if there is no staff member in there.

There are plenty of products available including:

  • A1 (Airedale)
  • Attendance Office (Craven)*
  • Careers Hub (Dales)
  • E1 (Eastburn)
  • G3 (Glusburn)
  • LRC (Fells)
  • Maths Office (Bronte)
  • Mr Derrick's Office (Sixth Form Centre)
  • Mrs A Taylor's Office (Year 9 Area)
  • Mrs C Taylor's Office (Sixth Form Centre)
  • Mrs Andrews' Office (Year 9 Area)
  • Miss Arbabha's Office (Year 9 Area)
  • Mrs Truelove's Office (Year 9 Area)
  • PE Office (Sport)
  • Sixth Form Support Office (Craven)
  • Student Support Hub (Craven)
  • Sunshine Studio
  • Year 7 Office (Craven)
  • Year 8 Office (Craven)
  • Year 9 Office (Craven)
  • Year 10 Office (Airedale)
  • Year 11 Office (Airedale)

*The Attendance Office also stocks reusable sanitary pads with resealable bags and spare underwear.

Students are welcome to take what they need, when they need - no questions asked.

Young Carers

We understand that school and home life may be difficult for students with additional responsibilities, and offer a space in school where Young Carers of any age can get the support and guidance they need.

For more information on the support we offer Young Carers, see here.