Information on schools, colleges, alternate provision and education support services for people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and their carers.
A parent/carer’s guide to good attendance
The Schools Forum has a formal legal standing and must be consulted by the local authority on numerous issues relating to the financial matters of schools/education services:
The Attendance and Pupil Welfare Service works with schools, parents and carers, pupils and other agencies to reduce unnecessary absences from school.
The Families Information Service is a directory of all the services in Doncaster that can be used when you work with families. It is also available for parents or young people to use themselves, when facing almost any family problem, large or small. From day care and early learning to schools and alternative education; from midwifery and health visiting to mental health, and from advice on parenting to family support and adult learning to employment opportunities.
The Education Build Team promote building site safety either in or around schools in the borough.
Information about the traded services we offer to schools through Buy Doncaster.
A checklist for schools to follow for accessibility regarding access to site, entrance, reception, corridors, cloakrooms, classrooms, toilets, dining rooms and outside areas.
Many children enjoy performing , whether in plays, dancing shows, films or on television and parents enjoy supporting them. However, laws exist which are designated to protect children’s welfare and prevent them from being exploited. (Children & Young Persons Act 1963 and the Children (Performances) Regulations 2014).
A child taking part in any performance which includes TV, filming, theatre, sporting activities or modelling - will require a chaperone.