As a school we are committed to providing a child safe environment where children and young people are safe and feel safe, and their voices are heard about decisions that affect their lives, we have a zero tolerance for child abuse. Particular attention is be paid to the cultural safety of Aboriginal children and children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds, as well as the safety of children with a disability.
Every person involved in our school has a responsibility to understand the important and specific role he/she plays individually and collectively to ensure that the wellbeing and safety of all children and young people is at the forefront of all they do and every decision they make.
Heywood & District Secondary College considers the safety of children as being of paramount importance.
We have zero tolerance of child abuse.