Safer Internet Day 2020
11th February was Safer Internet Day. Each class appointed a Digital Leader to support them with ICT issues. The Digital Leaders ran a "Design Your Own Avatar" competition and an assembly in school. See our Safer Internet Day Certificate below...
Technology, Internet & Media Advice for Parents
The internet, and media in general, can be fantastic for encouraging learning and having fun however there are also many dangers attached to their use.
At New Mill Schools children take part in internet safety lessons and Safer Internet Day activities to help them learn about how to keep themselves safe online.
Click here for a leaflet about online safety tips for 6-10 year olds.
Below are a list of highly useful resources which provide advice and support to keep your child safe online.
Most social media platforms have a minimum age restriction of at least 13 years of age, some have a higher restriction. For that reason we believe that children attending New Mill Schools should not be using any social media. Here is a useful reminder of those age restrictions.