Pastoral >> Discipline
How to behave at
Mesaieed International Secondary School
At MIS we are
committed to the principle that positive behavior is a necessary condition for
effective learning. We believe that students have the right to learn, and staff
the right to work, in an environment that is respectful, courteous and enables
the creativity and freedom of expression essential to deep learning.
the diversity of our school population, including different faiths, cultures and
home environments, we recognize the principle that respect of the ethics and
values of our host nation is a key positive behavior.
We also acknowledge
the school’s important role within the wider Mesaieed community and thus hold
the same high expectations of our student’s behavior within the wider community
as within school.
Rewards and Sanctions
The school has
developed a Positive Behaviour and Rewards procedure and a Negative Behaviour
and Sanctions procedure. The purpose of both of these is to:
Have clear and transparent procedures for recognizing and
rewarding positive behavior and for identifying, recording and modifying
Involve parents in the process of rewards or behavior modification
Ensure consistent and fair application of rewards and sanctions by
Students at MIS
should adhere to the Student Charter- a code of conduct setting out the
expectations of behavior of students as agreed by the Student Council.
attachments of our Behaviour Policy and Positive Behaviour and Sanction grids.
Assemblies allow a
whole year group (or two) to come together and reflect on important issues or
Assemblies are held
most weeks for every year group. Assemblies are taken by either a member of the
Senior Leadership Team, Pastoral Leadership, Tutor or a tutor group.
Assemblies follow the
diverse themes outlined in the PSHEE curriculum. The assembly themes are
continued through tutor group reflection and activities.
There are House
assemblies at least once every half term to plan House events and share
In Secondary we have
a termly Celebrating Success Assembly to share in the positive achievements of
Parents are NOT
invited to assemblies in Secondary with the exception of our annual Prize
Giving Ceremony which takes place in November, for the presentation of
Examination Certificates, and June for years 7-10.
Positive Behaviour & Rewards
Negative Behaviour & Sanctions