Last reviewed on 12 April 2022
Statutory/mandatory for: Maintained schools Academies Free schools Independent schools Pupil referral units Non-maintained special schools

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Adapt our model policy. It:

  • Takes account of relevant guidance and good practice
  • Is approved by Forbes Solicitors
  • Includes a form in the appendix for parents to fill in when requesting to withdraw their child

Examples from trusts

Tudhoe Learning Trust, a 7-school trust, has a relationships and sex education policy for its primary schools. You can access it from its policies page, under 'education'. 

The Dean Trust has 10 schools, including both primaries and secondaries. It has a relationships and sex education and health education policy which you'll find on its policies page. 

The David Ross Education Trust has 34 schools, with a mix of primary and secondary. Its sex and relationships education policy covers all schools in the trust You can download it from its policies page.