Admissions and Progression Policy
The mission statement provides the basis of the college’s admissions priorities.“A Catholic college for the community, seeking to discover and realise the full potential of all in an atmosphere of love, service and respect inspired by Christ”.
Centre Assessed Marks - Reviews of Marking
St David’s Catholic Sixth Form College is committed to ensuring that whenever its staff mark candidates’ work this is done fairly, consistently and in accordance with the awarding body’s specification and subject-‐specific associated documents.
St David’s Catholic College is committed to providing a high quality of education to all its learners. We believe that at our College provides an excellent education for all its learners, and that the staff work hard to build positive relationships with its learners, parents and other stakeholders. However, the College is committed to having procedures in place in case there are any complaints about the level of service experienced.
This Privacy Notice provides information about the collection and processing of children’s or young people’s personal and performance information by St. David’s Catholic Sixth Form College (hereby referred to as St. David’s).
IT Policy - User Systems
The availability of IT facilities to all members of the College is central to the proper functioning of the College. Misuse is regarded as a matter of utmost seriousness. Evidence of persistent misuse will be pursued under disciplinary rules. Evidence of theft or malicious damage, or attempted unauthorised accessmay result in legal proceedings.
The college’s lockdown procedures are a response to any external or internal incident, which has the potential to pose a threat to the safety of staff and students in thecollege.
The Prevent Strategy is part of wider college Safeguarding Policy which seeks to promote and safeguard the well-being of children and vulnerable adults. The Prevent Strategy is applicable to the whole college community, including Governors, teaching staff, support staff, students and volunteers.
Safeguarding is about protecting young people and adults from abuse or neglect and educating those around them to recognise the signs and dangers. The Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act has introduced a strengthened, robust and effective partnership approach to safeguarding. One of the most important principles of this Act is that it is everyone’s responsibility.
Welsh Language Policy
The aim of the Welsh Language Standards is to facilitate public-facing bilingual services at St David’s Catholic College, be that for learners, staff, or members of the public, and promote a bilingual ethos.