Holmgate Primary School And Nursery

Keeping Safe

Keeping the children safe is our number one priority and in this section you can find out what keeping children safe in school entails. All staff, governors and volunteers are responsible for keeping the children safe however their are some key individuals who have specific roles and responsibilities to keep children safe while they are in school. Here you can find out more about the different aspects of safeguarding. A number of weblinks to useful resources are included, both here and on other pages in this section. 

Derbyshire's central hub for early help, advice, support and safeguarding services. Tel: 01629 533190

Find out how appropriate the games your children play, the apps they use  and the films they watch really are.  

Comprehensive guide to being safe      online by the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre. Childline is a 24-hour counselling service for children in the UK provided by the NSPCC .

Important safeguarding information for the public, children, young people, parents, carers, and school staff.





The Derbyshire CYPH Promotion Programme have collated lots of links to Health Services across Derbyshire.
If you need support to access any of these services please speak to Miss O'Brien or Mr Priestley for support.
For information on thread worms, how they spread and how they are treated.


For information on how to spot them and how to treat them, click on the link above

Advice regarding common ailments and how long children should be kept absent from school