Rewards

We have high expectations of student behaviour and we're proud of our friendly and supportive school environment. We also believe in rewarding behaviour and effort that goes above and beyond that which we expect from Cromer Academy students. 

The Rewards System

Every opportunity is taken to praise pupils for excellent effort, achievement and behaviour. Everybody feels motivated by encouragement and praise. Pupils who work hard and behave well can expect to receive:

Reward

Reward Process

Praise from staff

Verbal or written acknowledgement of good work, effort or behaviour. pupil postcards, stickers, phone calls home, Cromer Crabs and Golden Tickets.

Merit Points

Merit Point

Pupils will be rewarded with either verbal praise or by the awarding of merits, which are linked to one of the 5 school values.  

  • Monitoring of accumulation to be done by Form Tutor & Head of Year via SIMS Administrator

  • Behaviour Coordinator to monitor pupils Merit Points and organise awards

  • Accumulation of Merit Points will lead to the following awards:

  • 50 = Bronze Blazer Lapel Badge, Certificate & Letter Home (presented in Year Group Assembly)

  • 150 = Silver Blazer Lapel Badge, Certificate & Letter Home (presented in Year Group Assembly)

  • 250 = Gold Blazer Lapel Badge, Certificate & Letter Home  (presented in Year Group Assembly)

  • 400 = Platinum Lapel Badge, Certificate & Letter Home  (presented in Year Group Assembly)

This is the cumulative totals of merits and demerits.

Cromer Crabs

At certain points, announced by LT, within each half-term:

  • At the year group assembly, a member of LT  will choose one pupil who has personified the school values and they will be awarded some “Cromer Chocolate” in front of their peers.

Merit Awards

  • At the end of each term the form group across all year groups with the highest number of Merit Points will receive the Termly Merit Point Cup.

Subject Badges

  • If pupils meet criteria identified by individual subjects they will be rewarded with a subject badge. 

  • This will be for an exceptional level of effort, work, contribution or dedication to the subject. 

Attendance

Awards

  • At the end of each term the form group across all year groups with the highest number of 100% attendees will receive the Termly Attendance Cup. 

House competitions

Pupils will have the opportunity every half term to participate in House competitions.  

Golden ticket

Pupils demonstrating exceptional work or values can be awarded with a Golden Ticket which is equivalent to 5 merits.

For more information read the Inspiration Trust's behaviour policy