At St Mary’s, we work with staff, pupils and parents/carers to create a school community which values the use of new technologies. Through enhancing digital learning, we encourage the responsible use of technology, and follow agreed policies to ensure pupil safety. In an ever-changing technological landscape, it is crucial that we work together to help children deal with a range of situations when using the internet and other digital technology. Please find a range of links below relating to a range of websites and resources for parents in supporting  the education of online safety at St Mary’s:

Acceptable Use Policy 2022 – 2024

Parent’s Guide to Technology  

Vodafone Digital Parenting Magazine  

Government Press Release: New measures to keep children safe online at school and at home

Parent Zone: Making the Internet Work for Families


#WakeUpWednesday Parent Guides

Among Us 3

EA Sports FC24


Setting Boundaries Around Gaming

Tik Tok Online Safety Guide

WhatsApp 2023


Safe & Healthy Habits

Social Media & Mental Health

Parent Online Safety Cards

Social Media Guides – April 2024

Airdrop Online Safety Card 1.0.2

Amazon Prime


Disney Streamsafe




Playstation5 guide


Facebook Safety Card


IOSPrivacy Safety Card

Messenger Safety Card

Minecraft Safety Card

Roblox Safety Card

Snapchat Safety Card

TikTok Safety Card

Tumblr Safety Card

WhatsApp Safety Card

YouTube Safety Card


Xboxseries Safety Card

Useful Websites

Please find below some useful resources on how to support your child at home when they are online and using devices.


What do I need to know about Safer Internet Day

Conversation Starters

Family Activities

Family Online Safety Plan

Parents and Carers Resource Sheet

Show Your Support

What to trust online (A Parents and Carers Guide)