Sandbach Primary Academy is passionate about and committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  We expect all staff and visitors to share this commitment.  We are fully committed to ensuring that consistent effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support families, children and staff at school.  

There are three people in charge of keeping our children safe at Sandbach Primary Academy. If you have any safeguarding concerns about a child who attends Sandbach Primary Academy, then these are the people you can contact. They will know who to contact for the best advise and help and are experienced in using the appropriate degree of confidentiality. You can contact them either in person or by telephoning the school on 01270 918922.

The Designated Safeguarding Lead: Mrs Claire Caldwell (Principal)

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads:  Ms Michelle Cobb (Vice Principal) and Mrs Stacy Whiteway (Child Centred Support Officer).

This team is supported by:

Mrs Michelle Coppenhall - Nominated Governor for Safeguarding

Mrs Lynn Treadway - Designated Officer for Child Protection for the Aspire Educational Trust

Ms Helen Marsh - Safeguarding Trustee Governor for the Aspire Educational Trust


You can find our contact details via our Contact Us page.

During the school holidays you can email and one of our Designated Safeguarding Officers will respond to your enquiry.


For our 'Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy' click here

For our 'Child on Child abuse Policy' click here

For all other policies click here

If you need any further advice or help, then you can contact the following services (follow the links for further information):

Cheshire East Consultation Service

Tel: 0300 123 5012


Tel: 0800 1111


Tel: 0808 800 5000

‘Sandbach Primary Academy are committed to ensuring their duties to safeguard and promote the welfare of all the children at the school. The staff of the school have all read the document ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022 and are aware of their own roles and responsibilities in relation to safeguarding. A copy of this document is shown below for your information.’

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Contact us..

Crewe Road, Sandbach, CW11 4NS
01270 918922