You can read our E-Safety policy on our Statutory Information page here.

Read about the new safety features on Snapchat


E-safety and Digital Literacy Overview

Simpson’s Lane Academy follow the planning and guidance as set out by South West Grid for Learning Digital Literacy & Citizenship program.  Our aim is for every child to be able to use the internet and related communications technologies appropriately and safely. We are committed to ensuring that children and young people are safe and are protected from potential harm, both within and outside the academy.

The Digital Literacy resources for each year group can be found here:


Useful Links

Parent Zone

Making the internet work for parents - https://parentzone.org.uk/ 

Net Aware

Your guide to the social networks your kids use - https://www.net-aware.org.uk/

Childnet International

Guide for parents and carers on how to keep children safe on the internet, includes advice and educational resources.


Childnet - Know It All for Parents


Childnet - KidSMART


Internet Matters

Working with online safety experts, we're here to guide you through the many issues children can experience when using the internet




Helpful advice and tools you can use to help keep your child safe whenever and wherever they go online.


Think U Know

There's lots of information and advice on this site to help keep your children safe


UK Safer Internet Centre

Parents and carers play a key role in supporting children to learn about how to stay safe online, and they are one of the first people children turn to if things go wrong.