The annual Anti-Bullying Conference for children was hosted at Washington Academy for the sixth year on Thursday 1st November. The aim of the conference is to raise awareness around bullying issues and to explore and provide strategies to combat it. All the Primary and Secondary schools in the Washington locality were been invited.
The Primary conference was held during the morning and the Secondary conference was held during the afternoon. Along with students from other schools there was a number of Washington Academy students in attendance during the afternoon. Children from 10 Primary schools attended during the morning and over 100 students attended throughout the day.