As Consett Academy we strive to ensure our students are well educated within a safe environment by maintaining rigorous safeguarding processes and promoting fundamental British Values.

Keeping Children Safe in School (Child Protection with Safeguarding 2018)

Designated Safeguarding Lead: Mr J Ward, Assistant Director  Support

E Safety  -  Internet Safety - Keeping your child safe on the Net.

The internet has changed all our lives, whether used for communication, entertainment or information.

For many parents they feel as though they are playing catch up with their children when it comes to using the technology and the internet. Whether you are a technophobe or a technophile - one question we all need to ask ourselves:

This will become increasingly harder to monitor as students mature and as technology continues to advance.

The documents below were presented to all parents who attended a parental information briefing session.

Facebook - Parental Control Setting Guidance Notes

Google & YouTube Parental Control Settings Guidance Notes

CEOP Parental Guidance Notes

Child Sexual Exploitation Leaflet

Fortnite - Fortnite is a really popular game with many primary and secondary children.  The guide in the link below may be useful when discussing gaming with pupils or parents.

If you would like further advice/support or report abuse please click below.