Reporting concerns about the safety of a child

From time to time parents, carers or neighbours may become concerned about the safety of a child who attends Priestlands School.

Mr Richard Glenny (Deputy Headteacher) is our Designated Safeguarding Lead.

Miss Kerrie McAdam (Assistant Headteacher) is our Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead.

If you are concerned that a child is not safe, please either:

  • phone the school (01590 677033) and ask to speak to someone about a child protection matter
  • or click the link below and email your concern, making sure that you give the child's name in full, together with details of your concern.
This address is not monitored during school holidays. If you need help at this time please use one of the other sources of help listed.


Should you wish to remain anonymous please put your concern in writing and address it to: 


Designated Safeguarding Lead

Priestlands School

North Street



Hampshire SO41 8FZ


If you have serious concerns because you think that a child might be being abused (physical abuse, emotional abuse, sexual abuse or neglect) you should contact the Children’s Services Department at Hampshire County Council, during office hours (8.30am to 5.00pm) on 0300 555 1384

For all emergency situations please call 999