Online safety is key in the modern world and especially so with distance learning occuring in all year groups. Darite have signed up to Whisper from SWGFL whihc will allow anyone who has concerns about online safety to report them to school anonymously. Please use the link below to access the form.
Report an Issue
"It can be hard to know how to talk to your child about online safety. From setting up parental controls to advice on sexting, online games and video apps, we can help you to understand the risks and keep your child safe."
"See our free e-Safety leaflets and resources available to download and share with other parents or colleagues."
After analysing our survey results about online safety, we created this video to help address some questions that were raised. Click on icon to view.
The Safeguarding of children is core to all that we do at Darite Academy. In educational settings such as ours, safeguarding is the process of providing a safe environment for children and young people to learn.
It is also about identifying those children and young people who are suffering or likely to suffer from harm and then taking appropriate actions in a multi agency approach. This should ensure that all pupils in our care are safe both in school and at home. By doing this we need to forge excellent links with other agencies.
We aim to prevent all unsuitable people working with children and young people in our school, through safer recruitment and other safeguarding practices.
We will always ensure that our concerns about our pupils are discussed with the parents/ carers first unless we have reason to believe that this is not in the child’s best interests.
If you have a concern about a child please speak to any member of staff.
Our Designated Safeguarding Lead is Mr Whipps
Our Deputy Safeguarding Lead is Mrs Semple
Our Designated Safeguarding Governor is Mrs Johnson
At Darite Primary School we take our Online Safety and well-being very seriously to ensure that our children fully understand how they can be safe whilst using the internet.
Further information can be found on the following websites:-
http://uk.safesearchkids.com - UK delivers safe results from google.co.uk, powered by Google
www.commonsensemedia.org - Provides trustworthy & reliable age appropriate media reviews - videos, games & films.
www.digizen.org - Cyberbullying and social networking advice.
https://nationalonlinesafety.com/resources/wake-up-wednesday/ - Brilliant guides for parents and carers about key apps, games, software and hardware.
www.kidsmart.org.uk - Online e-Safety learning for the whole family.
www.saferinternet.org.uk/about/helpline - UK Safer Internet.
http://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/online-safety/ - Helpful advice and tools.
Please also take a look at the leaflet below for more information:-
View the following documents within your web browser or download to read later
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From June 22nd , Darite Primary is open only for children of key workers, vulnerable groups and Reception, Year 1 and 6 children. Year 5 will return on Wednesday the 1st July, this will be for Wednesdays and Thursdays only.
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