Our pupils' safety and well-being is our primary concern. If you have any concerns about a child's well-being or safety whilst at St Mary's, please report them immediately to:

Mrs Read, Headteacher and Senior Designated Professional for Safeguarding

or Mrs Lankester, Deputy Headteacher and Alternate Senior Designated Professional for Safeguarding

or Mrs Wilson, Senior Teacher and Alternate Senior Designated Professional for Safeguarding

Our SENDCO is Mrs Welsh

The Governor with responsibility for safeguarding is Miss V. Howe

The Chair of Governors is Mrs J. Berkeley and she can be contacted via the school's address

Safeguarding and Child Protection documents

KCSIE_2022_revised 1.pdf
Safegaurding and Child Protection Policy 2022.pdf
Child-on Child Abuse Policy September 2022.pdf

How can I help to keep my child safe online?

The NSPCC have some excellent resources to support families with online safety

For online safety tips follow the Two Johns on twitter:

Parent information STOP ABUSE TOGETHER website


County lines

Find out about County Lines and how to protect your child:

Gangs / County Lines – Information and Advice | Suffolk Constabulary

Child sexual abuse and expoloitation, including child-onchild abuse

For information and support about child sexual abuse and exploitation, including child-onchild abuse, visit the Lucy Faithfull Foundation