All schools are advised to have Lockdown procedures in the case of dynamic emergencies.
Both of our schools have a comprehensive policy covering such a situation. It is important that all parents have guidance on what they could expect if there were a Lockdown in progress. Obviously, such emergencies would all present unique challenges, and All Saints’ would be obliged to follow guidance from the relevant emergency services which may differ from the information below. However, we hope the summary of our procedures below are helpful to you in knowing what you and your child/ren could expect.
Should a lockdown occur, it is advised that developments are communicated to parents / guardians as soon as is practicable and in some cases in agreement with the emergency services. We will do this via our ParentMail system.
Parents will be naturally be concerned, anxious and all accurate information releases will assist to alleviate undue anxiety.
All Saints’ main priority is always the safety and welfare of its pupils, and dealing with the immediate situation. However, we will endeavour to ensure that parents / guardians are given enough clear information to enable you to understand the potential outcome and possible time frames so that you: