If you have any Prevent concerns regarding a child at Longcot and Fernham CE School, please speak with our named Prevent Lead and Designated Safeguarding Lead: Mrs Clare Silvester
How does the Prevent strategy apply to us at LAF?
All schools have a duty to safeguard children from radicalisation and extremism. This means we all have a responsibility to protect children from extremist and violent views the same way we protect them from other forms of harm. The Prevent strategy is not just about discussing extremism itself, which may not be appropriate for younger children. However, it is about teaching children values such as tolerance and mutual respect. These are two of our British Values that our school community at LAF lives by.
Prevent is about having a duty of care and identify worrying behaviour and know how to refer those children who may be at risk of radicalisation for appropriate support.
At Longcot and Fernham CE School, we promise to:
This is an important government website that provides advice and information about protecting children from extremism and radicalisation.