• Please see our letter from Ofsted, following their positive visit to Stokesay Primary in December 2020
  • School closure Following the Government's announcement school will be closed for everyone on Tuesday 5th January, further information will follow as soon as possible.
  • Should you need to report a positive case out of school hours, including during the weekend or school holidays, please contact covid.support@stokesayprimary.co.uk. We will ensure a response at the earliest opportunity.
  • Please wear a face covering when dropping off or collecting your child from school. This is in addition to the social distancing of 2m between people from different households that is already in place. Thank you!

Safer Schools

Stokesay Primary School is proud to be a 'Safer School'

Safer Schools:


West Mercia Police and Shropshire Council support our school with this initiative.

The initiative is a practical and realistic approach to school security and safety.

It gives our school a clear focus and sets a minimum standard for school security.


Please click here for a copy of our Safer Schools Policy Statement, agreed by governors.



For results and analysis of a Safer Schools Questionnaire,  please click here (and please look on the tab above, named 'Safer School Questionnaire Results' for more detail on responses/changes made following your input).  more recent questionnaires are available in school.



The essential elements of the ‘Safer School’ process include:-


*        Implementing a security policy that the governors have adopted.

*        Consulting parents/carers and pupils for their views and updating them on any progress.

*        Publicity of ‘Safer Schools’ to school staff, pupils, school neighbours, parents and prospective parents.

*        Establishing a ‘Safer Schools’ group. This ‘Safer School’ group is a partnership of school stakeholders.

*        Regularly reviewing and implementing good practice and essential security/safety measures for staff, pupils and the site.

*        Educating pupils through the Personal, Social, Health and Economic curriculum programme or the Safer School folder.

*        A daily procedure for recording incidents should they occur i.e. trespass, burglary, theft, anti-social behaviour,           vandalism, arson, suspicious activity etc. 

*         Solving real problems rather than perceived problems. Prioritising work (if any) and reviewing action.

*         If there are security issues i.e. vandalism, anti-social behaviour etc, the intention of the initiative is to reduce/eliminate the issues.




We have regular meetings of the 'Safer Schools' group. 


This group is currently made up of:


*  Headteacher

*  Julia Morgan (Stokesay parent governor and administrative assistant)

*  Steve Jones (Caretaker)

*  Ian Bartlett (Safer Schools)

*  PCSO Dave Baron/Local PC or PCSO representative 

*  Pupil input comes through School Council input (when/where appropriate)


We are always keen for new members to join our group, so we have a wider range of views, and would welcome parental input, so please get in touch if you wish.

Safer School Certificate