At Holmfirth High School we take Online Safety (internet safety) very seriously, on this site you will find lots of information and guidance for Online Safety related topics and dealing with Online Safety incidents.
Student Online Safety
Click the link below for more specific student Online Safety guidance
Advice for Parents
Parental Controls Guidance:
Please see below practical guidance for applying parental controls to some of the most popular gaming consoles.
Need to talk to someone? O2 Online Support Helpline
Sometimes it’s easier to talk about a problem. That’s 02 have set up a helpline, to answer any questions you or your child might have about staying safe online.
Whether you’re after techy advice on things like:
- Information about an app or service in general
- Privacy setting on apps
- Parental controls on your wifi
Or want help with more personal matters such as:
- How to stop online bullying
- What to do about who your child’s messaging
- How to talk about sexting.
Whatever you’re worried about, big or small, give O2 a call on 0808 800 5002 for free, seven days a week.
Vodafone Digital Parenting Magazine
Check out the Vodafone Digital Parenting magazines below, they are packed full of useful online safety information.
Tackling online extremism
Schools across the region are supporting a new e-safety campaign to tackle online extremism and help keep children and young people safe.
The internet and social media provide opportunities for those with extreme views to target young or vulnerable individuals.
Communities have an important role to play, and you can anonymously report illegal terrorist information, pictures or videos you’ve found on the internet.