Nothing is more important to us than the safety and welfare of our pupils. We take rigorous steps to

ensure that children stay safe and do not come to any harm. We work closely with parents / carers and

a range of professional external agencies in order to secure this.


If you have any concerns, no matter how small they may seem, about the safety or welfare of any child, please contact any of the staff named.

Senior Designated Safeguarding Lead,  Rob Cook, Head Teacher;

Designated Safeguarding Lead, Tracy Southernwood, Assistant Head/SENDCo;

Designated Safeguarding Lead, Melissa Porter, Assistant Head

Designated Safeguarding Lead, Hannah Shaw-Peters, Pastoral Support.

The Governor responsible for Safeguarding is Mrs Sophie Newton.


Click here for the Safeguarding Policy

Click here for information on the PREVENT Strategy

Click here for a Parents Guide to the PREVENT Strategy


  Click the button to access the Child Exploitation & Online Protection website

Important contact information if you have a concern out of school:-

Calderdale Multi-Agency Screening Team (MAST)

Telephone - 01422 393336

email -


Helpline - 0808 800 5000

email -


these websites can provide support and information about mental health and well-being.

The page about online safety has information on issues around cyberbullying and keeping safe when using the internet and mobile phones.