Rainbow Flag Award


Chesterton is delighted to hold the Rainbow Flag Award.

The Rainbow Flag Award is a national quality assurance framework for primary schools, secondary schools, SEND schools and colleges. The award focuses on positive LGBT+, (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, plus other related identities), inclusion and visibility.

The Rainbow Flag Award encourages a whole organisation approach to LGBT+ inclusion, as well as developing strategies to effectively challenge and combat LGBTphobic* bullying.

As holders of the Rainbow Flag Award and we are committed to improving the lives of all the young people that we work with, including the LGBT+ young people in our care, those from LGBT+ families, and LGBT+ staff members.

The 6 strands of the Rainbow Flag Award are: