Safeguarding determines the actions that we take to keep children safe and protect them from harm in all aspects of their school life. As a school we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of our pupils.

The actions that we take to prevent harm; to promote wellbeing; to create safe environments; to educate on rights, respect and responsibilities; to respond to specific issues and vulnerabilities all form part of the safeguarding responsibilities of the school.

News update:

Grooming of children

Recent soap stories have highlighted grooming of children within their storylines.

Grooming is when someone builds an emotional connection with a child to gain their trust for the purposes of sexual abuse, sexual exploitation or trafficking.

Children and young people can be groomed online or face-to-face, by a stranger or by someone they know – for example a family member, friend or professional.To find out more about grooming and support please click on the link here at the NSPCC WEBSITE or on the CEOP video here

To contact us regarding any safeguarding issues please speak to a member of the staff below  or alternatively contact


Here at Ranvilles our Child Protection Liaison Officers are:

    Jen Johnson Deputy Head

      Gayle Wallace SENCO

        Clare Slowther Deputy Head

          Angela Williams Headteacher