Worthington Primary School

Acceptable Use of the Internet

The school believes that the benefits to pupils from controlled access to information resources and increased opportunities for collaboration exceed the disadvantages.  If children are to succeed in today’s information-rich environment, they need to be aware of the Internet’s potential dangers and how to deal with them.

The unregulated nature of the Internet raises unique concerns that must be addressed if the children are to use the Internet safely. This policy outlines the procedures in place in school to ensure that staff and pupils have controlled safe access to the Internet.

Acceptable Use of the Internet Policy 2017

Advice for Parents and Carers regarding the Safe Use of the Internet