St Mary's C.E. Primary School

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E-Safety @ St Mary's 

Keeping our pupils safe is always a priority at St Mary’s school and this extends to the way the children use technology. We recently conducted our annual Online Safety survey with some of our Key Stage 2 children. Click on the link below to read some of the key findings:



Internet Matters created a very useful leaflet that helps provide useful E-safety tips for parents who have children between the ages of 6-11. Click on HERE to download the leaflet and take a look. 


Childnet created a really useful document that guides parents to supporting young people online 


Cyberbullying guidance: 


Online line gaming guidance: 


 A brilliant story, created by Childnet, that helps younger children understand how to stay safe online: 


NSPCC provide some really good child-friendly videos that help to tackle difficult situations online. They also include great guides on parental controls 


Below are some really high-quality websites that can provide support for online safety: 

CEOP- Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre site (Guides parents with how to use control settings)


Childnet Parents and Carers site (Includes section on hot topics and information on parental controls and gaming)


For parental controls on Xbox: 

For parental controls on Playstation: 

For parental controls on YouTube: 

Take Control (Parent guide, provided by PEGI, on how to set controls on games Slide 1 

Take Control (Parent guide, provided by PEGI, on how to set controls on games Slide 2 

YouTube control setting guidance 


Think U Know (Parent area includes sections on information on how to keep your child safe and making a report on behalf of your child) 


Safer Internet Centre (Advice and resources area has a section for parents and carers. It includes a guided to technology and information on setting up parental controls and safety tools on social networking sites) 


Vodaphone Digital Parenting (Guides parents with how to use control settings) 


Connect Safely (Parents guide to Facebook, Google+, Snapchat and Instagram)


Hector's World (Educational program aimed at children from age 2-9 with a section for parents)


Searchbox (Links to search sites for children)


BBC Webwise (Advice and information)