How first aid is administered and notified.
If your child requires first aid while at school they will be treated in the classroom appropriately and the incident recorded fully. Parents will be notified of all first aid that has been administered by text message for all minor bumps and grazes and anything more serious will be notified by a phone call.
If your child has received first aid they will be given a green wrist band, all head bumps are given a red wrist band.
If your child has received a bump or knock to their head they will receive prompt attention, given the opportunity to sit down and take in some water. We are fully aware of the possible repercussions following bumps to the head and will continue to monitor your child throughout the day and you will be notified of any changes. After leaving school we ask that you continue to watch your child carefully over the next 24 hours and look for signs of drowsiness, headaches or nausea and contact your doctor or 111 immediately if you have any concerns.
Following a thorough assessment, minor bumps will be notified by text and directed to this page for information. More serious bumps will be notified by a phone call home.
In the event of a medical emergency we will contact 999 in the first instance.