Safeguarding/ Start of Term Arrangements


Dear Parent/Carer,

I would like to start by wishing you and your child a restful and enjoyable summer period. All staff stressed to the students in the end of term celebration assembly the importance of staying safe but remember if you have any safeguarding queries during the holiday periods, direct e-mails for the safeguarding team are below:

Jackie Bailey (Designated Safeguarding Lead)-

Deanne Davies (Deputy DSL)-

Andrew Wakefield (Principal and Designated Senior Person)-

A reminder too that you are also able to report any safeguarding concerns to the following:

Childrens Services 0121 303 1888

NSPCC 0808 800 5000

Students return to school at 9.15am on Wednesday 5th September for the beginning of the Autumn Term. A reminder that our term dates for 2018/9 are as follows:

Autumn Half-Term 1: Wednesday 5th September- Friday 26th October.

Autumn Half-Term 2: Tuesday 6th November- Friday 21st December.

Spring Half-Term 1: Tuesday 8th January- Friday 15th February.

Spring Half-Term 2: Monday 25th February- Friday 12th April.

Summer Half-Term 1: Monday 29th April- Friday 24th May.

Summer Half-Term 2: Monday 3rd June- Friday 19th July.

Our training days are as follows:

Monday 3rd September, Tuesday 4th September, Friday 21st September, Monday 5th November, Monday 7th January.

Please let me know if there is anything further that I can be doing to help and support at present.

Yours faithfully,


Andrew Wakefield