At St Mary's Safeguarding is the key to the service we provide to our families. "Article 19: You should not be harmed and should be looked after and kept safe".

We have a dedicated team of Safeguarding professionals whose job is to support our families and keep our children safe at home and in education.

The PIP team support schools in Moss Side, they specialise in  attendance, behaviour and family support.


A Safer More Just Manchester Conference

Please click on the link above to view a video of our A Safer More Just Conference.


At St Mary's C.E. Primary School, safeguarding is of the highest priority and supporting staff and parents in ensuring our children are protected by upholding their rights at all times.


Article 6:

You have the right to life and to be healthy.

Article 12:

Your right to say what you think should happen and be listened to.

Article 13:

Your right to have information.

Article 19:

You should not be harmed and should be looked after and kept safe.

Article 36:

You should be protected from doing things that could harm you.

Article 39:

Children should get special help if they have been abused.


This academic year we are focusing on health, safety and well being in our assemblies and circle time discussions. Topics include e-safety, safe on the street and in the community, healthy body and mind and appropriate relationships.


Please read our safeguarding policies to support the health and safety of your child.


Parents  (Password protected)


Safeguarding at St Mary's


St Mary's Child Friendly Safeguarding Policy


St Mary's I.C.T Safeguarding Policy

I.C.T Safeguarding advice from St Mary's

Further links for E-Safety

E-Safety Magazine

Videos for Cyberbullying and E-Safety

Social Media Policy

Staff and Visitor I.C.T Acceptable Use Policy

Pupil I.C.T Acceptable Use Policy for KS1

Pupil I.C.T Acceptable Use Policy for KS2


NSPCC underware rule - keeping deaf children safe

Support in Manchester for families

Prevent & Safeguarding

Safe in the community

I.C.T Safeguarding Policy

Safeguarding Policy

Safeguarding and FGM Policy


What to do if your child is scared of things on the internet


Under One Roof


Safeguarding Assemblies


St Mary's response to the attacks on the M.E.N. Arena - Manchester One