Last reviewed on 11 April 2022
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Find examples of English as an additional language (EAL) policies from primary and secondary schools.

Primary schools 

Community school in Surrey

Bell Farm Primary School has an EAL policy which covers:

  • The school's partnership with other organisations
  • How the school collects data
  • Strategies the school will use in the classroom

Academy in Coventry

Courthouse Green Primary School’s EAL policy covers areas including: 

  • The school's definition of pupils with EAL 
  • How the school identifies, assesses and welcomes these pupils 
  • Communication with parents 

Secondary schools 

Maintained school in St. Helens 

Some of the areas covered by St Cuthbert’s Catholic High School’s EAL policy include:  

  • The role of:
    • Teachers responsible for pupils with EAL 
    • Teachers who have experience of working with pupils with EAL and can provide support 
    • All staff 
  • Inclusion 
  • Classroom practice 
  • Working with parents and carers 

Academy in Merseyside

Greenbank High School's EAL policy covers:

  • The aims and objectives of the policy
  • Management and administration
  • How the school will make sure pupils can access the curriculum