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In this section you can view information for parents about activities and procedures at The de Ferrers Academy and events organised by parent groups.

School transport text alerts service

From September 2016, Staffordshire County Council has introduced a free text alerts service for home to school transport. This service is intended to notify pupils and parents of any known issues relating to school transport such as delays, changes of operators, change of departure points etc. 

How to sign up:

Anyone wishing to sign up to receive free text alerts can do so by registering their detail on the Staffordshire Web. Please remember to select the school relevant to the texts you wish to receive.



Safeguarding Policy: Safeguarding-policyPDF File 

Know how to stay safe online – advice and tools for parents and young people – in partnership with Staffordshire Police and Staffordshire County Council.

You can find out more on our Online Safety page: 

The 'What's the Problem' Parent Pack below by The Lucy Faithfull Foundation offers advice about issues relating to Online Safety and inappropriate images and material.

Update: Download the free booklet on "Supporting mental health and wellbeing in schools"