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What is it?

E-safety is about the protection of children whilst they are using the internet and digital technologies. This includes: risk-taking and inappropriate behaviour by children and young people; risks and inappropriate behaviour by others to children and young people; illegal activity.

Parents’ E-Safety Survey

We would be really grateful if you could complete our e-safety survey. Whilst our school strives to empower your children with the knowledge to stay safe, it is important that you have a good awareness of the risks and dangers yourself.

Report Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying is the use of Information Communication Technology (ICT), particularly mobile phones and the Internet to deliberately upset someone else.

  1. Tell someone, report on Moodle using the ‘Report it’ tool on the homepage. Or report it here.
  2. Save evidence and take screenshots.
  3. Block the bully (on IM, social networking sites, etc.).
  4. Don’t reply or retaliate to things they say or do.
  5. Contact your mobile service provider (if bothered by txts, etc).

Useful links

Ashton on Mersey has an entire team of staff dedicated  to support your child’s Wellbeing. We have created a list of useful external sites that may support your child.



Helplines, online support and a network of UK-wide self-help groups to help beat eating disorders

National drug education service, providing targeted and accurate information on drugs and alcohol

Advice and information on contraception, STIs, sex, relationships and pregnancy

The lead UK charity offering support, advice and advocacy services to people affected by self harm

A counselling service for children and young people. No problem is too big, or too small

YoungMinds is the UK’s only national charity committed to improving the mental health and emotional well-being of all children and young people

Funds research to prevent meningitis and septicaemia, improve survival rates and outcomes

An advice and information centre based in Sale for young people aged 13-19

The national helpline for young people under-25 and has been providing free, confidential help

A voluntary sector organisation providing services to young people about usual and unusual problems

Working to relieve and support those living with anxiety disorders by providing information, support and understanding

Mumps information leaflet

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BBC Radio 1 – Advice – Helplines & Websites

Counselling directory

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