Online safety is a major concern for many parents, especially as our children sometimes seem to be more knowledgeable about computers, phones and other gadgets than we are.
Pupils are taught about online safety at The Portsmouth Academy in Personal Development (PD) lessons and encouraged to be careful online, and taught ways to keep safe. Our internet is restricted, and pupils cannot access inappropriate sites from our PCs.
Here are some links and documents to help parents. If you wish to discuss any concerns personally with the school, please contact the school via firstname.lastname@example.org
The Portsmouth Academy aims to:
The Policy at TPA is based on the principle of fully recognising the academy’s responsibilities for child protection. We recognise that because of the day to day contact with children, academy staff are well placed to observe the outward signs of abuse. The academy will therefore:
We will follow the procedures set out by the Local Safeguarding Children Board and take account of guidance issued by the DCSF and DFE:
Principal: Mrs Rachel Grey
Pastoral Lead (DSL):
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If you have any cause for concern for any student at our school, please contact Clare Rhodes on (033) 3360 2200 or by email at: email@example.com
If you have a safeguarding concern out of school term time hours, please contact Mrs Rachel Grey (Principal) via email firstname.lastname@example.org or Lee Lucas (TSAT Lead for Safeguarding) via email@example.com
Portsmouth Social Care: 02392 839111
Childrens Social Care Out of hours: 0300 555 1373
Childline: 0800 1111