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The Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) for the school is Katie Dowling, Assistant Principal.

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Deputy Safeguarding Lead – Dafydd Cherry

The Deputy Safeguarding Lead for the school is Dafydd Cherry, Director of Attendance and Behaviour.

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Safeguarding Lead – Mrs Sally Fisher

The Safeguarding Lead for the school is Mrs Sally Fisher.

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If you are concerned that a professional or carer has harmed a child, please contact Ruth Holmes – Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) on 01226 772341.


E-Safety Officer – Mr Dafydd Cherry 

The E-Safety Officer for the school is Mr Dafydd Cherry, Director of Attendance and Behaviour.



Safeguarding Governor – Tomas Thurogood-Hyde

The Safeguarding Governor for the school is Tomas Thurogood-Hyde, Assistant CEO – Astrea Academy Trust.

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Chair of governors – Mat Wright

The Chair of Governors for the school is Mat Wright, Regional Director for Education – Astrea Academy Trust

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Our safeguarding team

Head of Year 7

Mr Terry Simon:

Head of Year 8

Mrs Colette Ellis:

Head of Year 9

Miss Jess Cleary:

Head of Year 10

Mrs Kay Child:

Head of Year 11

Mrs Lucy Green:



You can contact Childline about anything. Whatever your worry, its better out than in. Childline is here to help you find ways to cope. There are lots of different ways to get in touch with Childline and you can also get help from other young people through the site. Call: 0800 11 11

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