Here is a list of our key school policies:
At Colston’s Primary School we are committed to ensuring equality of education and opportunity for all pupils, staff, parents and carers receiving services from the school, irrespective of race, gender, disability, faith, belief or religion or socio-economic background.
Further information can be found in our Equalities Plan, which you can download by clicking here.
Colston's Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The health, safety and well-being of every child are our paramount concern. We listen to our pupils and take seriously what they tell us. Our aim is that children will enjoy their time as pupils at this school.
Please click here to find further information in our full safeguarding policy or by talking to Mr Alex Bell, Headteacher and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead or Mr Seth Insall, Deputy Headteacher and Designated Safeguarding Lead.
Child Protection Policy
Certain governors and all staff have had appropriate child protection training, which is updated every year. All allegations of abuse by or complaints relating to a teacher or other members of staff will be dealt with following the South West Safeguarding and Child Protection procedures available at www.online-procedures.co.uk/swcpp/.The designated officers for Child Protection are Mr Alex Bell, Headteacher and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead or Mr Seth Insall, Deputy Headteacher and Designated Safeguarding Lead.
Photographing and Videoing Policy
At Colston’s Primary School we ask for consent to school taking photographs. School photographs that are for use outside of school are anonymous and will not be used unless specific permission has been received from parents.
If members of staff ever have any concerns about people working, paid or unpaid, they have a professional duty to inform the management accordingly. The school follows the Local Authority’s policy on whistleblowing.
Here is a list of further policies which may be of use:
The school usually makes a charge for school trips, camps, some clubs and music tuition. This policy explains how those charges are determined.
A summary of our complaints procedure can be viewed by clicking HERE.
Please click HERE for the full policy on making complaints and how Colston's Primary School will deal with complaints.