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Policies and Uniform

All Curriculum Policies are under the Curriculum area.

Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy 2017 2018

Health and Safety 2017 2018

Peer on Peer Policy 2017 2018

Attendance Policy 2017 2018

Special Educational Needs Policy 2017 2018

Equality and Diversity Policy 2017 2018

Accessibility Plan 2017 2018

Behaviour Policy 2017 2018

Charging and Remission Policy 2017 2018

Visitor’s Policy 2016

Holmwood Admissions Policy 2017

Data Protection Policy 2017 2018

Speech and Language Policy 2016

Anti-Bullying Policy 2016 2017

EYFS Reception Development-Matters

CCTV policy 2017 2018

Eating disorder policy 2017 2018


Supporting pupils at school with medical conditions 2017 2018


 It is so wonderful to see all of our pupils looking very smart in our school uniform – Thank you.

 The uniform is a navy blue sweatshirt/cardigan, navy or white polo shirts and dark trousers or skirts. In the summer, the pupils can wear dark formal school shorts or blue chequered school dresses.

 If you want the uniform to have the school logo on, prices and sizes are on the attached order form.  If you wish to place an order please send the money in with the completed form.  (Uniforms cannot be ordered until money is received).  Cheques should be made payable to Middlesbrough Borough Council.

Admission Arrangements

For full details of admission arrangements for all relevant age group, including our selection and oversubscription criteria,  published admission number (PAN) and the school’s process for applications through the local authority: please contact Middlesbrough Special Education Needs Department on 01642 201 905

Currently, there are no circumstances in which Holmwood School will make charges for school activities and school visits.

For details on school uniform, please contact Holmwood School; 01642 819 157

Complaints Policy

Under Section 29 of the Education Act 2002,  Holmwood School has procedures in place to deal with complaints relating to our school . Please access the document below for details.


Adverse Weather Conditions

During the winter months when the weather is severe if you are unsure about the school being open, we recommend the following:

  • Check the school website.
  • Check local radio stations.
  • Give us a call on 01642 819 157