“The Meadows School will be closed from Monday 29th May until Friday 2nd June for the May Half Term Holiday.”

Safeguarding Policies & Information


Safeguarding and Family Support Team

Mrs Sarah Rubanski (DSL)

Designated Safeguarding and Enhanced Provision Lead

Email: sarah.rubanski@themeadows.manorhall.academy

Telephone: The Family Support Hub - 01538 384161 (based at Springfield School)


Mrs Joan Wright (DDSL)

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead          

Email: office@themeadows.manorhall.academy 

Telephone: The Meadows School - 01538 225050


Creating a Safeguarding Culture

Safeguarding children and young people is an absolute priority at Springfield School and The Meadows School. Staff and governors are required to access appropriate safeguarding and child protection training and this is updated regularly. Our schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We have a Safeguarding Policy, which is reviewed annually alongside statutory guidance. (Please see below, paper copies can be requested via the school office)

The Meadows Safeguarding Policy incorporating Child Protection 2022

Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022 Pt 1

Child on Child Abuse Policy

Remote Learning Policy

Children missing Education


Safeguarding Information Leaflet

Operation Encompass is the reporting to schools, prior to the start of the next school day, when a child or young person has experienced, any domestic abuse, run jointly between schools and Staffordshire Police.