This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Kingsdale Foundation School is a 'telling school'. Bullying of any kind is not tolerated at Kingsdale Foundation School.
At Kingsdale Foundation School safeguarding the welfare of young people in our community is the responsibility of all. In the section of the website are located some of our key policies and documents relating to safeguarding.
Safer Internet Day - Tuesday 6th February 2018
As part of our ongoing focus on e-safety, we shall be celebrating Safer Internet Day across the school on Tuesday 6th February with a range of exciting activities to raise awareness and provide information on how to stay safe online.
To assist parents and carers in having meaningful conversations about this important topic, Childnet International have produced a useful webpare sign posting parents to where they can find helpful resources. You can access the Childnet website here and resources for parents specifically, produced by the UK Safer INternet Centre here.
Online Safety and the Prevent Strategy
In light of the recent events in both London and Manchester, at Kingsdale, we are aware that some parents/carers and guardians may have concerns around the safety of your child when using the internet and new technologies at home.
Here are some websites that will help support your efforts in keeping your child safe online.
In relation to extremism, radicalisation and terrorism, please visit
In addition, BBC Newsround have put together an excellent page of advice and reassurance for young people worried or frightened after these events:
Supporting parents with Autistic children
Please follow this link for information from the National Autistic Society designed to support parents with autistic children during the Christmas period.
Safer Internet Week 2017
Throughout this week, we celebrated Safer Internet Day (Tuesday 7th February 2017) with a range of activities designed to help our young people stay safe online.
During the Summer Term 2017, students in all years will be engaging in further activities to ensure their safe use of the internet, including online social networks. This will be delivered by specialist providers in small groups and in year based assemblies. Further details are available from Mr O Fatodu, School E-Safety Lead.
The designated Safeguarding Lead for this school is Mrs V McGregor.
The designated Deputy Safeguarding Leads for this school are Mrs V Turner & Mr. O Fatodu.
The E-Safety Lead for this school is Mr O Fatodu.
Our Safeguarding Officers may be contacted via the main school office or via email firstname.lastname@example.org