St Lawrence's Church of England Primary School

Caring, Considerate, Courageous




'Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children is everyone's responsibility.  Everyone who come into contact with children and their families has a role to play in safeguarding children.'


St Lawrence's CE Primary is committed to providing a safe and secure environment for children, staff and visitors promoting a climate where children and adults feel confident about sharing concerns which they have about their own safety or the well-being of others.


Anyone with concerns about the safety of a student MUST report it to our designated Safeguarding lead or team: 

Designated Safeguarding Lead 

Mrs H Coles

Designated Safeguarding Lead 

Pastoral Care Officer
Mrs T Nicholas-Brown

Deputy Safeguarding Lead 

Deputy Headteacher
Miss H Smithson

Deputy Safeguarding Lead 

Assistant Headteacher
Miss H Smithson

Safeguarding Governor  

Mrs R Greaney



To report any safeguarding concerns please our safeguarding team can be contacted using the school's email or telephone number.

Phone number: 01904 554243




Safeguarding Policies 

To read the St Lawrence's Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy please click here.

To read Pathfinder MAT policy regarding Safeguarding and Child Protection please click here.

Wellbeing Newsletter

To read the December 2019 edition of our Wellbeing Newsletter please click here.


We follow the guidance from:

Keeping Children Safe in Education 2019 - CLICK HERE

Working Together to Safeguard Children - CLICK HERE

The Children's Front Door Service

Children's Front Door is also available on 01904 551900 or visit their website for more information by clicking here.

North Yorkshire Police


Useful Safeguarding Documents

Click here for 12 Social Media Online Safety Tips

Click here for 12 Smartphone Online Safety Tips

Click here for What Schools need to know about Cyberbullying 

Click here for Social Pressures Linked to 'Influencers'

Click here for Social Pressures Linked to 'Appearance' 

Click here for Do Video Games Actually Cause Violent Behaviour 

Click here for What Parents Need to Know About FIFA 20

Click here for What Parents Need to Know About Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

Click here for Online Safety Tips for Children

Click here for Preventing Bullying - A Guide for Parents

Click here for Holiday Safety Guidelines for Parents

Click here for Grandparents Guide to Bullying and Digital Safety

Click here for advice regarding Youtube.

Click here for advice regarding Nintendo Switch

Click here for advice regarding WiiU

Click here for advice regarding Xbox 360

Click here for advice regarding Xbox One

Click here for advice regarding Nintendo 3DS

Click here for advice regarding Playstation