School Policies

The School has many policies to ensure the best possible care for both the children and the adults of Winterfold School.

Please use the links below to review key School policies, published here as .pdf documents.

Mission Statement

Mission Statement

Safeguarding Children (including Child Protection)

Safeguarding Children Policy (including Child Protection) Policy

Concerns and Complaints

Concerns and Complaints Policy

Parent Contract (Terms and Conditions)

Parent Contract

Privacy Notices

Privacy Notice for Parents,

Privacy Notice for Older Pupils,

Privacy Notice for Younger Pupils

Curriculum Policy

Curriculum Policy

Pupil Code of Conduct

Pupil Code of Conduct

The following policies and other documents are available to parents and guardians of current and prospective pupils on request.  If you would like to view any of these policies, please contact the School Office.

  • Absence/Collection/Supervision of Pupils Policies
  • Accessibility Plan
  • Admissions Policy
  • Anti-Bullying Policy
  • Bursary Policy
  • Educational Visits Policy
  • English as an Additional Language Policy
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Exclusion Policy
  • First Aid Policy
  • General Fire Safety Policy
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • PSHEE Policy
  • Pupil Conduct and Behaviour Policy
  • Recruitment Policy
  • Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Policy
  • Academic Results

Our Staff Directory is available on the website, however if a document listing all School staff is required, it can be provided on request.

If there are any questions or concerns about practices at Winterfold School, then please do contact the Headmistress

The Designated Safeguarding Lead for any matters relating to child protection is:

Mrs Denise Toms, Headmistress

The Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads are:

Mr Ross Mitchell, Deputy Head (Pastoral)

Mrs Pat Thackery, Head of Early Years

Mrs Sheila Parker, Nursery Manager

If you would like to know about our complaints procedures and any complaints we have received, please contact the Headmistress.

If you need to contact the Chairman of our Governing Body, letters should be sent to the School address, for the attention of Mr Paul West, Chairman of the Governing Body, Winterfold School.