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Southend Children’s JSNA Schools Survey 2019 - Closing Date 26th July 2019
26 Jun
Southend Children’s JSNA Schools Survey 2019 As part of the planning for the new Southend Children’s Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA), Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is contacting schools to find out what information you think is most important when planning services for children. The purpose of the Children’s JSNA is to describe the characteristics of Southend’s children, and the factors which influence their development, the opportunities that they have, their health and wellbeing, and keeping them safe. It covers children aged 0-18, 0-25 for those with special educational needs and disabilities. The JSNA is used to determine need when planning and commissioning services. This short survey will help us identify what information schools think needs to be included in this Children’s JSNA. We will use any responses to identify important topics. To access the survey please click on the link below. https://consult.southend.gov.uk/KMS/elab.aspx?noip=1&CampaignId=712&SessionId=M2PGN4LAE4 The closing date for the survey is 26 July 2019.
Make Your Mark 2019
26 Jun
Please see attached letter with details of how to register for Make Your Mark 2019. Registration for paper ballots closes on 18th July 2019. Thank you to all schools that have already registered. You can register online: www.ukyouthparliament.org.uk/makeyourmark Any queries please don’t hesitate to contact us.
99 by 19 Launch Event (Monday 15th July) @ Twenty One, Pier Approach - Southend Local Cultural Education Partnership
25 Jun
Date: Monday 15th July Time: 4.00-6.30pm Venue: Twenty One, Pier Approach, Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2EH Who to contact to book your place: Hayley Dixon 01702 212932 or HayleyDixon@southend.gov.uk On behalf of the emergent Southend Cultural Education Partnership (SCEP), I invite you to join an important conversation looking at the role culture and creativity can play in assuring Southend’s children and young people grow up happy, thriving and prosperous. It is widely acknowledged that participation in creative activity and exposure to cultural experiences offer a range of benefits to children and young people – from academic achievement, positive wellbeing and developing skills and behaviours crucial to employability in the fast-moving twenty-first century. The SCEP wants to examine the local creative and cultural offer and profile 99 exciting, future-facing experiences that children and young people might be challenged to try by the age of 19. 99 by 19 will be co-produced with the people of Southend – residents of all ages, employers, local organisations and schools – over the coming months. Wider engagement with Southend 99 by 19 will be shaped and steered through a first conversation on Monday 15 July, 4.00pm to 6.30pm. I do hope you will be able to contribute to this session, and the development of the Partnership. SCEP is being developed with support from Royal Opera House Bridge, following an initiative from Arts Council England and the Department for Education. The session will be held at Twenty One, Pier Approach, Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2EH. Please feel free to call or email Hayley to confirm your attendance. Look forward to seeing you there