We aim to be environmentally friendly by publishing policies electronically. You are free to download any of the policies on this page.
If you require a printed copy of any of our policies you are entitled to request one. You should contact Mrs Whittaker, either on the number below, using the contact form on this site, or by calling in to school in person.
We have a zero tolerance to bullying at Palterton Primary School, and we investigate all allegations of bullying. This policy defines what behaviours constitute bullying, and what happens when bullying occurs. Child friendly version
Attendance and Absence Policy
Palterton Primary School believes that good attendance is essential if pupils are to take full
Authorised Leave of Absence Policy
Palterton Primary School promotes the view that regular attendance is important to ensure the best possible learning outcomes for all of our children.
Maintaining positive relationships and learning behaviours underpin high standards at Palterton Primary School. Our policy outlines our expectations for behaviour in our school, and how we encourage positive behaviour. It also defines the ways in which we deal with any behaviour which doesn't match our high expectations.
Charging and Remissions Policy
Our policy sets out the things that families may be asked to pay for.
Child Protection Policy
This most important job we have to do in school is keeping children safe. Our policy sets out our procedures for monitoring the children in our care as well as the expectations for staff at school.
Dinner Money Policy
Our policy sets out how the school manages payments for dinners.
Positive Behaviour Support (including Physical Intervention) Policy
In the very rare circumstance that physical intervention is required to prevent pupils from coming to harm authorised staff will follow this policy. Where there is a known risk of physical intervention being required, training and support is provided by Derbyshire County Council (DCC). This policy is adopted from DCC and has been adapted to be specific to our school.
Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Policy
Our policy sets out the ways in which we support children and families with special educational needs and disabilities. It outlines what you should do if you have any concerns about your child's needs, or if your child has a disability and needs support.
(More information about our SEND offer, and the local Derbyshire offer are on the SEND page.)
Health & Safety Policy
Our policy outlines the ways we fulfill our statutory duties to keep our families and staff safe.
This guide supports the school's approach to dealing with times when school and families need to deal with an issue.
Accessibility and Disability Equality Plan
At Palterton Primary School, we believe that diversity is a strength, which should be
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