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Learning and caring together

Disabled Access

There are two allocated disabled parking bays in the new car park and drivers with disabilities are asked to telephone 01287 640416 to gain access to the car park or to prior arrange an opening time for the gate with our site supervisor: Mr D Caley.

As the school is on two floors, there is a lift provided for those with mobility difficulties. The key to the lift is held in the school office and the members of staff in the office will gladly assist with the lift.

Induction Loop

The school is fitted with an induction loop for those who require this facility and visitor are asked to click their hearing aid to ‘T’.

Hygiene Facilities

The school has one accessible toilet on the first floor and two on the ground floor. There is a full hygiene room on the ground floor which is equipped to a high standard with a shower and full wet room facilities including full wheelchair access. In addition the hygiene room has a ‘sharps’ bin for the disposal of diabetic sharps.

Emergency Procedures

Fully serviced EVAC chairs are positioned in the rescue areas at the top of both flights of stairs and staff are trained how to use them. If the alarms sound you are asked to make your way to the rescue areas and press the green button whereupon the office will ensure you will be safely escorted out of the building. Monitoring and Evaluation.

Handale Primary School has an active accessibility action plan which is reviewed and adapted to the needs of all in our school community and our visitors. To view the accessibility plan, please click here

Privacy Policy

We regard your privacy as important and any personal information you give to us will be used in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and the General Data Protection Regulations.

We do not store personal information about individuals who visit this site except where they provide contact information via our contact us page.

Any information you provide will only be used for the reasons specified and it will not be shared with any third party without your consent, unless required by law.

Your contact details are kept securely and are only accessed by authorised members of staff as part of the provision of school services. If you do not wish us to keep this contact information please tell us.

This website uses Google Analytics which provides statistical data about the usage of the site. This information is not used to identify individuals, but is collected to provide us with an understanding of the areas of interest on our site and how our site is being used.

If you are connected to the internet you will have an IP Address. This may take the form of a figure, such as 333.333.22.1. The address will be automatically collected and logged as part of the connection of your computer to our web server and may be used to determine the total number of visits to each part of the site. This data is not collected and used for other purposes.

This website contains links to other websites. The School is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites or organisations and recommends you consult the privacy information on those sites.

This policy will be reviewed and updated versions will be posted on the website.

If you have any questions about the use of your personal information, the Information Commissioner is the independent regulator for both Data Protection and Freedom of Information.