Rights Respecting Schools

Our Rights Journey Began in September 2015

Sciennes was awarded Unicef’s BronzeRights Committed‘ in October 2015 and Level One SilverRights Aware‘ in May 2016. We are working towards a Level Two GoldRights Respecting‘ award and have an accreditation visit from Rights Respecting Schools Assessors on Thursday 31st May 2018.

Adobe_PDF_file_icon_32x32 Sciennes Primary RRSA Level 1 Assessment

Click on our Timeline to view our journey in detail.

The Children and Young People’s Commissioner for Scotland (CYPCS) is Bruce Adamson.

View United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC).

Map UNCRC to Sustaninable Development Goals (SDGs)

Children’s Parliament

Children’s Parliament is Scotland’s Centre of Excellence for Children’s Participation and Engagement.


WE is a charity that brings young people together and gives them the tools to change the world. Making doing good, doable.


The #iwill campaign promotes social action among 10-20 year-olds. Sciennes has pledged our support since 2016.