June 1st – School closed for INSET.

 

June 2nd onwards – the school will be opening for a wider group of pupils than has been the case in recent weeks. To ensure that we can ensure social distancing, only send your child to Brantridge on the specific days that the school has offered  your particular family.

 

Please note the revised times of the school day from June 2nd until the end of the current academic year :

 

On Mondays to Thursdays, pupils are to arrive at 9.00am and will leave at 2.30pm.

On Fridays, pupils will arrive at 9.00am and leave at 12.30pm.

 

When liaising with the taxi companies, please remember to re-iterate these new times.

Safeguarding

Brantridge School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We ensure that consistent and effective safeguarding procedures and policies are in place to support pupils and staff at school and follow the guidance of Keeping Children Safe in Education September 2019. If a pupil or parent has a concern they should contact the school immediately.

COVID-19 SAFEGUARDING UPDATE: please see the Covid-19 annex to our safeguarding policy for details of how we continue to safeguard pupils through the coronavirus pandemic.

Brantridge School Covid-19 safeguarding annex

For more information please see our safeguarding offer.
Brantridge School Safeguarding and Well-being offer
Brantridge School Safeguarding and Well-being Offer COVID-19 Annex
Please see our policy for further details.

Child Protection, Adult Protection and Safeguarding Policy

The safety of our students is our number one priority.  As we all know, the risks in modern society are varied and constantly changing and we cannot remove these, so we all need to help educate children in ways to keep themselves safe.

As part of safeguarding the pupils of Brantridge School we will ensure that no political is promoted. If political views are discussed as part of the school curriculum we will ensure this is a balanced discussion.

Safeguarding Team:

If anyone is worried that a pupil is being abused or there are safeguarding issues, the senior designated member of staff should be contacted. Alternatively you can contact the LADO (Local Authority Designated Officer) at the Local Authority.

Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) – Robert Chowns, Safeguarding Regional Lead r.chowns@brantridge-school.co.uk

Deputy DSL – Mr D Roberts, Principal  d.roberts@brantridge-school.co.uk

Deputy DSL – Miss D Harry, Assistant Head of Education d.harry@brantridge-school.co.uk

Deputy DSL – Mrs S Bourns, School Nurse s.bourns@brantridge-school.co.uk

Deputy DSL – Mr F Sweeting, Behaviour Lead f.sweeting@brantridge-school.co.uk

Designated Safeguarding Governor: Alison Livesley c/o School office

The communication between home and school is excellent.

 

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