Parents and Carers

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Lower School

Our youngest learners are exploring and learning about their world. We provide the support and nurture needed ....

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Upper School

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Welcome

Christ the Word Catholic School is a brand new school for learners from the primary and secondary age groups.

Our new school is an inclusive community that supports learners on their learning journey from the age of 3 to the age of 16. We will equip our young people with the skills to become kind and active citizens.

Our school ethos is based on the Gospel values of Faith, Hope and Love.
Our values are kindness, forgiveness, respect and integrity.
We respect the values of others and we welcome children of all faiths into our school.

Our experienced staff team provide high quality learning experiences in a happy and caring environment. We are committed to realising the potential of every child in terms of their academic achievements and their personal and social development.

Thank you for visiting our website. I am pleased to introduce you to Christ the Word Catholic School.

Amanda Preston
Headteacher
Christ The Word Catholic School

Safeguarding and Child Protection

The Safeguarding Team

Mr L Weatherley – Director of Pastoral Care and Designated Safeguarding Lead
Miss R Shaw – Assistant Headteacher and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Mrs J Weir – Safeguarding Officer
Mrs A Mackenzie-Chadwick – Safeguarding Officer
Mrs K Hunt – Safeguarding Officer
Miss J Glover – Safeguarding Officer
Miss L Feliciello – Safeguarding Officer
Mrs A Jackson – Safeguarding Governor

Christ the Word Catholic School is committed to ensuring the welfare and safety of everyone in school. Every person acting in a professional capacity, whether this be paid or voluntary, has a responsibility to act in a professional and appropriate way around children. We all have a joint responsibility to safeguard the children in our care.

Our learners have a right to a supportive, caring and safe environment and to protection from all types of abuse. Our staff are vigilant for signs of any student in distress and are confident about applying the processes to avert and alleviate any such problems.

Our Safeguarding Policy and procedures are in place to ensure the safety and wellbeing of the students in our care. All staff (including supply staff, volunteers and governors) ensure that they are aware of these procedures.

Any concerns regarding neglect or physical, emotional or sexual abuse are addressed in accordance with the All Wales Child Protection Procedures.

Staff report any concerns they have to a member of the safeguarding team who is trained to work with professional colleagues as well as other relevant agencies such as Health and Social Services to ensure all concerns are dealt with in a timely and successful manner.

If your child is ever concerned about their safety or wellbeing or about a friend, they should talk to their teacher or another member of school staff.

Keeping Learners Safe – Welsh Government Guidance

Lewis Weatherley
Director of Pastoral Care
Christ the Word Catholic School

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Building a vibrant new learning environment

Strategic investment in the future of our children has provided the families of Rhyl and the surrounding parishes with an exciting opportunity. Christ the Word Catholic School has superb facilities, with learning and wellbeing at the heart of this wonderful modern building and family community.

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