This year we are beginning our journey into becoming recognised as a Rights Respecting Achool. This also supports Cardiff’s plan to become a Rights friendly city. We already participate in activities around the UNICEF Rights of the child. Our Super Ambassadors and Rights Ambassadors have helped spread the message of children’s rights through assemblies in the school over the past 2 years.
Article 7, (birth registration, name, nationality, care)
Every child has the right to be registered at birth, to have a name and nationality, and, as far as possible, to know and be cared for by their parents.
These are the articles we haven chosen for our school...
Article 2 - All children have these rights no matter what.
Article 3 - Everyone who works with children should always do what is best for each child.
Article 12 - Your right to say what you think should happen and be listened to.
Article 13 - Your right to have information.
Article 14 - Your right to follow your own religion.
Article 15 - Your right to meet with friends and join groups and clubs.
Article 17 - Your right to honest information from newspaper and television that you can understand.
Article 28 - Your right to learn and go to school.
Article 29 - Your right to be the best we can be.
Article 30 - Your right to use your own language.
Article 31 - Your right to relax and play.
Article 42 - The government must let children and families know about children's rights.
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