School Policies


School policies cover every aspect of school life. Below are some of our most important policies for your reference. If you want to know our policy on something that is not listed, please ask the school office.

If a parent would like to request a paper copy of any of our policies, please do so free of charge from our office. You can also use the contact us form to request one to be collected.


School Organisational Policies and Guidance 

Policies - School Organisational Policies

Pupil Premium Policy
Updated: 30/09/2019 214 KB
Educational Visits Policy
Updated: 23/08/2019 256 KB
Health and Safety Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 1.13 MB
Attendance Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 1.58 MB
GDPR Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 518 KB
Uniform Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 356 KB
Admissions Booklet 2020-21
Updated: 02/09/2020 987 KB
Assessment Policy
Updated: 18/09/2018 1.11 MB
Transition Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 188 KB
Admissions Policy
Updated: 18/09/2018 567 KB
Serial Complaints Policy
Updated: 21/09/2020 1.43 MB
Complaints Policy 2019
Updated: 02/09/2020 389 KB
Complaint Form - Stage 1
Updated: 23/09/2020 496 KB
Complaint Form - Stage 2
Updated: 23/09/2020 592 KB
Charging and Remissions Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 343 KB
Debt Management Policy
Updated: 18/09/2018 186 KB


Behavioural Policies and Guidance 

Policies - Behavioural

Exclusion Policy
Updated: 18/09/2018 1.44 MB


Safeguarding and Child Protection Policies and Guidance 

As part of Sandwell, Grove Vale work as part of "Operation Encompass." 
 
The following has been provided by the organisation:
 
Operation Encompass is a unique Police and education early intervention safeguarding partnership which supports children and young people exposed to domestic abuse. Operation Encompass helps mitigate against the damaged caused by exposure to Domestic Abuse and other adverse childhood experience’s.
 

Policies - Safeguarding and Child Protection

Asthma Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 456 KB
Safeguarding Policy
Updated: 01/10/2019 445 KB
Operation Encompass
Updated: 06/02/2019 625 KB
E-Safety Policy
Updated: 18/09/2018 355 KB
Nurture Policy
Updated: 18/09/2018 1.02 MB
Prevent Policy
Updated: 06/02/2019 186 KB
Prevent Advice
Updated: 18/09/2018 697 KB
Prevent Advice
Updated: 18/09/2018 234 KB
Accessibility Policy
Updated: 30/09/2019 1.43 MB
Physical Restraint Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 186 KB
Nutritional Standards Policy
Updated: 23/08/2019 226 KB
First Aid Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 376 KB
Late Collection Policy
Updated: 06/02/2019 181 KB


SEN and EAL Policies and Guidance 

Policies - SEN and EAL

EAL Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 356 KB
SEND Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 370 KB


Curriculum Policies and Guidance 
 

Curriculum Policies

Curriculum Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 378 KB
EYFS and Curriculum
Updated: 02/09/2020 1.50 MB
Teaching and Learning
Updated: 02/09/2020 295 KB
Calculation Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 2.32 MB
SMSC
Updated: 02/09/2020 368 KB
Home Learning Covid-19 Policy
Updated: 15/09/2020 960 KB
Swimming Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 400 KB
Home Learning Policy
Updated: 23/08/2019 232 KB
Relationships and Sex Policy
Updated: 11/04/2019 348 KB
RE Policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 189 KB
Drugs Policy
Updated: 11/04/2019 364 KB
Computing Policy
Updated: 12/03/2019 244 KB

Race and Equality Policies and Guidance 

 

Policies - Race and Equality

Race and Equality Policy 2019
Updated: 11/04/2019 182 KB
Equal Opportunities Policy
Updated: 18/09/2018 178 KB


Staffing Policies and Guidance 

Policies - Staffing

Staff Well Being
Updated: 02/09/2020 475 KB
NQT Induction Policy
Updated: 23/08/2019 256 KB
Whistle Blowing policy
Updated: 02/09/2020 70 KB
Capability Policy Guidance
Updated: 06/02/2019 401 KB
Capability Policy
Updated: 06/02/2019 874 KB
Stress Policy
Updated: 18/09/2018 104 KB

 

Covid 19 Policies/Risk Assessment 

Corona Virus Policies and Information

COVID-19 Home Learning Guidance
Updated: 15/09/2020 960 KB
COVID-19 Absence Guide
Updated: 15/09/2020 32 KB
Dolce Risk Assessment COVID-19
Updated: 08/09/2020 100 KB
Covid 19 Risk Assessment
Updated: 21/09/2020 795 KB

 

Attendance and Absence 

Absence and Attendance

Leave of Absence Form
Updated: 23/09/2020 3.06 MB
Absence Guidance
Updated: 23/09/2020 421 KB