Online Safety Support
The safety of our students both in school and online is of paramount importance to us. If you have any concerns please do contact us and use the advice and support of the websites listed.
ThinkUKnow is a website with advice and support for parents,carers and children on how to stay safe online.
Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) is a Police website offering advice and support regarding online safety. The website has the facility for you to report any issues regarding the suspected online sexual exploitation of children.
Safer Internet Day 2021 - 9th February
Together for a Better Internet - An internet we trust: exploring reliability in the online world
This Safer Internet Day, the UK Safer Internet Centre is celebrating the amazing range of information and opportunities online, and its potential to inform, connect and inspire us, whilst also looking at how young people can separate fact from fiction. The campaign focuses on how we can know what to trust online, whilst supporting young people to question, challenge and change the online world. It will explore how influence, persuasion and manipulation can impact young people’s decisions, opinions and what they share online.
Questions to ask when you are looking at information online include -
- Who wrote this?
- Why was it written?
Everyone has their part to play in making the internet a better place, including you! Read more here - Top Tips
There are a range of resources available to find out more about Internet Safety and to recognise where we should take extra caution, find out more -
Join us for the -
Safer Internet Day 2021 Quiz
Take part in the Safer Internet Day Quiz, designed for up to 13 years olds but can be played by anyone.
ThinkUKnow Activity Packs
Helpful and engaging home activity packs for all to learn about Online Safety.
Years 7 - 9 - First to a Million video
Years 9 - 11
National Online Safety
National Online Safety have produced helpful guides to all apps and websites parents and young people may be using. A selection is available below, for more information visit their website - National Online Safety
Links for Parents/Carers -
Additional Links - Students
Bullying and harassment
Diana Award Anti-Bullying Campaign
Online Safety, Support and Gaming Guidance
Digital literacy and Citizenship
Domestic, Sexual Abuse and Relationship Guidance
NSPCC - Helpline for those in education
0800 136 663, or email email@example.com
Child sexual exploitation
Know and see the signs
Act on it
Nice and serious
How we deal with legal highs
Talk to Frank
Wellbeing and Mental Health Guidance
Mental health issues
Young Minds & Head Meds
Time to Change