Our Safeguarding Statement: "Horsmonden Primary School and all the personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children."
At Horsmonden Primary School we recognise the importance of providing an ethos and environment within school that will help children to feel safe, secure and respected; encourage them to talk openly; and enable them to feel confident that they will be listened to.
We will endeavour to support the welfare and safety of all pupils through:
Everyone who comes into contact with children and their families has a role to play in safeguarding children. Schools and colleges form part of the wider safeguarding system for children.
The Designated Safeguarding Lead at Horsmonden Primary School is Mrs Sharp - currently on Maternity Leave (Deputy Headteacher), and the Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead is Mrs Thomas (Headteacher). Mrs Kate Hart Dyke is third in line. The Safeguarding Governor is Wendy Solesbury.
Other information about the social networking sites children have access to can be found here.
Advice for parents / carers from the NSPCC can be found here.
Further advice for protecting children online is here
We hosted the Village Litter Pick this year. Thank you parent Darren White for driving the initiative. About 40 children of all ages joined in. More >
Thank you Rev Trish for a really informative trip to St Margaret's as part of our RE learning about Christianity. More >
We stayed open, despite the snow and ice, because we knew how excited the children were about World Book Day. We were glad we did as 55% of children braved the weather and most came in costume. We … More >
8.30am start - all Year 4 will be dancing.
Read our latest Ofsted report.
Ofsted report >