The internet is a fantastic tool and there is a wealth of information online. We encourage all our pupils to use the internet to extend their knowledge and understanding around a range of subjects.
The internet can, however, be a daunting and sometimes dangerous place for children. We regularly teach online safety within lessons across all age ranges within school.
As a parent you need to be aware of the risks your child will face when they use the internet and other electronic forms of communication. On this page, you will find some useful material to help you keep your child safe online.
Safer Internet Day 2019 was celebrated in the UK on Tuesday 5th February 2019 focussing on the theme of 'Understanding consent in a digital world'.
Activities took place within school to inspire a conversation to help promote the safe, responsible and positive use of digital technology for children and young people. We asked our children to explore how they ask, give, and receive consent online. This could be in their friendships or relationships, how they take and share images and videos or how they manage their privacy and data.
Whole School Activity
Our Year 5 Digital Leaders led a whole school assembly explaining how children can give and ask for consent in a number of online situations. They ended their assembly with the following points to consider: