The school has a full range of policies that parents/carers might wish to see. The key ones can be accessed below. Should there be any additional policies that you might need to see, please contact the school.
If you would prefer a paper copy of a policy please contact the school. Although we will try to avoid doing so a small cost may be charged where the cost of printing is high.
This policy duplicates the information found on the "Admissions" page of this website.
This is our anti bullying policy. It also contains some guidance to students and parents. Bullying happens in all schools but at Walton le Dale we treat it very seriously. We believe that it best dealt with at an early stage so it does not escalate; we urge students and parents to keep us informed if there are any issues.
Updated Feb 2022
This is the updated attendance policy - Feb 2022
Behaviour for Learning
Walton le Dale is proud of its ethos, that we work together to get the best out of each other. This requires us all to support each other. Part of this is to behave sensibly at all times, respect each other and respect the rights of other people to learn and enjoy their education. On behalf of everyone at the school we therefore expect the highest standards of behaviour. This is reflected in the policy. This policy has been updated to reflect recent guidance from the Department for Education and is awaiting final ratification by the Full Governing Body in the Spring term
This policy describes our overall approach to Careers Education at Walton-le-Dale. This has been updated in Feb 2022.
This identifies the rules and procedures surrounding the use of CCTV in our school.
Walton-le-Dale, in line with national guidance, has developed a charging policy which details what the school will charge for different activities, including educational trips and music tuition. The policy is available below.
Child Protection and Safeguarding
Updated Sept 2022
Code of sporting conduct for students representing WLD
This code details the expectations of students representing the school in sporting activities
This policy is a duplicate of the one found on our Data Protection page
Education of Looked-After and Previously Looked-After Children
This policy has been approved by the governing body in Feb 2022
English as an Additional Language
This policy describes how we will support students for whom English is an additional language
This is the updated policy on feedback and marking at Walton-le-Dale High School. The most recent update is on 13 October 2021
This homework policy has been updated in October 2021
Policy agreed by the Governing Body.
This online safety policy complies with latest guidance. Updated Jan 2022
Penalty Notices Information for Parents & Carers
This describes the way in which Fixed Penalty Notices are used in Lancashire schools, including Walton-le-Dale.
This is the policy for provider access related to careers education and guidance - updated March 2021
PSHE and HRSE
This policy covers our school’s approach to statutory guidance on Relationships and Sex Education (RSE), Health Education and all non-statutory areas of PSHE.
This is a policy that has been developed for remote learning at WLD. Last updated April 2022
Remote Learning - accessing Office 365 (email and Teams) and Doddle
This is an addition to the Remote Learning Policy that provides specific guidance to access the software commonly used for remote learning
School Bus Behaviour
Updated 2 Jan 2023
South Ribble Co-operative Parental Interaction Policy
This policy was agreed by all South Ribble secondary schools in 2018
Suspensions and Exclusions
This policy reflects recent guidance from the Department for Education and is awaiting formal ratification at the Full Governing Body later in the Spring term
Teaching and Learning
This has been updated for 21-22
This policy, as with all examinations policies, is based on templates provided by the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ).