Peer Support | The Ela Murray International School

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Peer Support

Peer Support


Each year all children participate in the Peer Support Program. This program is a student-led multi age program that provides a fun and engaging environment for students to address social issues. It encourages peer connections throughout the school and assists students in developing practical skills to enhance social and emotional well-being.

The Peer Support Program assists schools in achieving and maintaining a positive school culture. It empowers students to support each other and contribute positively to our school and community. It caters for student wellbeing and helps to develop a supportive learning environment.

Our Peer Support Program focuses on:

  • Orientation
  • Relationships
  • Resilience
  • Optimism
  • Values
  • Anti-bullying

Key outcomes of the program

  • Building positive relationships
  • Developing skills such as assertiveness, communication, empathy, decision making, conflict resolution and critical thinking.
  • Enhancing mental health
  • Taking personal responsibility
  • Embracing lifelong learning
  • Encouraging participation
  • Developing leadership skills