School Documents and Policies

Health & Safety PolicyThis page contains a subset of policies and information documents relating to procedures and practices at Sidcot School. Please click on the links below to access the relevant documents.

Copies of these and all other Sidcot policies are available to parents and students from the School on request.

Regulatory Requirements for the Provision of Information

Safeguarding Policies

Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy 

Staff Student Code (Staff Behaviour Policy) 

Missing Child Policy Procedures (Junior School) 

Missing Child Policy Procedures (Senior School) 

Supervision of Pupils – (Junior School) 

Behaviour Policies

Anti Bullying Policy (including cyber-bullying) 

Behaviour Policy (EYFS) 

Behaviour Policy (Junior School) 

Behaviour Policy (Senior School) 

Behaviour Policy Procedure (Out of School Care and Holiday Clubs)

Smoking, Drugs & Alcohol Policy 

Reasonable Force and Physical Restraint 

Search and Confiscation Policy 

Permanent Exclusions Policy


Welfare Health and Safety Policies

Health and Safety Policy 

Medical Policy (including First Aid) 

Supporting Students with Medical Conditions and Disabilities Policy 

Asthma Policy 

Mental Health and Wellbeing Policy

Educational Trips and Visits Policy

Equal Opportunities Policy (Children)

Concussion Protocol 

Digital Security and Safety

Acceptable Use Policy – Students 

Acceptable Use Policy – Staff 

Acceptable Use Policy – Visitors 

Digital Safety Policy 

Digital Security Policy 

Privacy Notice 

Staff and Recruitment

Sidcot Gender Pay Gap Reporting 

Recruitment, Selection and Disclosure Policy and Procedure

Recruitment of Governors Policy 

Volunteers Policy 

Whistleblowing Policy 

Teaching and Learning

Curriculum Policy 

Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) 

English as an Additional Language Policy 

Gifted and Talented Policy 

Foundation Stage Policy 

Language Policy 

Work Experience Policy and Procedure 

Admissions Policies

Admissions Policy 

2017-18 Scholarship Policy 

2018 Junior Scholarship Application Form 

2018 Senior Scholarship Application Form 

2018 Sixth Form Scholarship Application Form 

Bursary Policy and Procedure 

2019 Bursary Application Form 

Bursary application Form (non-resident parent) 

Guardianship Agreement 


General School Policies

Anti Bribery Policy 

Attendance Register Policy 

Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance Policy 

Complaints Policy and Procedure 

Fundraising Policy

Hiring and Letting of Facilities Policy 

Money Laundering Policy 

Parent Contract 

Visitor Policy


The Blue Book – Sidcot Student Guide – Senior School 

Junior School Handbook 

Senior School Handbook 

Boarding Welcome Handbook

Early Years Foundation Stage Handbook 


Provision of Information

ISI Inspection Report – Educational Quality Inspection, March 2017 

ISI Inspection Report – Focused Compliance Inspection, March 2017 

ISI Boarding Report 2014