Tyssen Community School & Children's Centre
Oldhill Street, London, N16 6LR
Tel: 020 8806 4130 Fax: 020 8806 3620

Email: admin@tyssen.hackney.sch.uk

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Developing healthy children is an important part of life at Tyssen. Whether it is through encouraging healthy eating, the development of sport and active lifestyles or the nurturing of healthy minds you can rest assured that our staff are doing everything they can to help your children.


The table below illustrates just some of the things available to the children to help their healthy development.

Healthy tuck shop selling a variety of healthy snacks including fresh fruit, dried fruit and fruit crisps
Curriculum cooking lessons
Children are both involved and consulted in regard to the school meals cooked by our own school cook in our kitchen
Healthy packed lunches and snacks from home encouraged
Curriculum work in Science and PSHCE on healthy eating
Fruit provided for children in Nursery to Year 2 at break time
Drinking water available in every class
PE  curriculum offering children a range of different sports activities
A variety of active after school clubs are available for children to access including KS1 & KS2 football, athletics, street dance and ballet
Daily active lunchtime activities
Cycling lesson for Year 4, 5 and 6 from beginner to confident on road. Balance bikes in Early Years playground and taster sessions Year 1 & 2.
Weekly family cycling sessions
Physical activities in our breakfast club 3 times a week
We provide play equipment and areas which promote physical activity during break times
Personal, Social, Health, Citizenship and Emotional education (PSHE)
Curriculum work centred around child development
Strong development of Social, Moral and Cultural development
Weekly circle time where children have the chance to talk about their feelings and emotions
School councillor in every class
Weekly praise assembly to recognise and reward children
Worry box in every class

well as the above we have many themed days, visits, projects and workshops throughout the year i.e. last half term the whole school took part in a 5 week healthy lifestyles project  which focussed on four main areas – 5-a-day, healthy eating, being active, drinking water and . We have many more exciting projects coming up so watch this space….

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