School Documents and Policies

This 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) 

Uncollected Child Policy and Procedure

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

Asthma Policy 

Concussion Protocol 

Educational Trips and Visits Policy 

Equal Opportunities Policy (Children)

Health and Safety Policy 

Mental Health and Wellbeing Policy

Medical Policy (including First Aid) 

Supporting Students with Medical Conditions and Disabilities Policy 

Supervision of Students (Senior School) 

Supervision of Children Incorporating EYFS (Junior School)

Risk Assessment Policy

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 - April 2021

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 (EAL) Policy 

Foundation Stage Policy 

Language Policy 

Lead Learner Policy 

Work Experience Policy and Procedure 

Relationships & Sex Education Policy

Relationships & Sex Education Policy Junior

Personal, Social, Health and Economics Education Policy

Personal, Social, Health and Economics Education Policy Junior

Centre Policy for Teacher Assessed Grades 2021


Admissions Policies

Admissions Procedures Including Tier 4 Policy 

Scholarship Policy 

Senior Scholarship Application Form 

Sixth Form Scholarship Application Form 

Bursary Policy and Procedure 

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 

Third Form Handbook 

Boarding Handbook

Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Handbook 

Provision of Information

ISI Inspection Report - Regulatory Compliance, November 2021

ISI Inspection Report – Educational Quality Inspection, March 2017 

ISI Inspection Report – Focused Compliance Inspection, March 2017 

ISI Boarding Report 2014