The Governors and staff of Llanfyllin High School are fully committed to adhering to section 175 of the Education Act, 2002, which requires Local Authorities and Governing Bodies of maintained schools and institutions to have arrangements for exercising their functions with a view to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The Governing Body of Llanfyllin High School responds to the objective of keeping children and young people safe by:-

  • creating and maintaining a safe learning environment for children and young people;
  • identifying where there are child welfare concerns and taking action to address them, where appropriate, in partnership with other agencies;
  • ensuring that children are listened to if they are expressing concerns;
  • the development of children’s understanding, awareness and resilience through the curriculum.