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Last updated on 15 February 2017
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Statutory/mandatory for: Maintained schools Pupil referral units Non-maintained special schools What does this mean?

Must schools have a statement of behaviour principles? We explain which schools are required to have a written statement of behaviour principles, and relay guidance on what these should contain. We also point to examples of statements from schools, and link to information about behaviour policies.

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  1. Model policy from The Key
  2. Requirements
  3. Contents of a statement of behaviour principles
  4. Examples of statements from schools

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