The Young People’s Academy has a range of policies and procedures in place which are designed to promote a positive and comfortable learning and working environment. They are also there to ensure our students, staff and visitors remain safe at all times.

You can download our policies by clicking on the links below. Alternatively, please contact the school office if you wish to see a  policy that is not listed here or would like a printed copy.

Accessibility Plan 2017-18

Admissions Policy

Admissions Procedure

Attendance Procedure

Anti-Bullying Policy

Anti-Radicalisation Policy

Assessment and Examinations Policy

Charging and Remissions Policy

Child Protection, Adult Protection and Safeguarding Policy

YPA Safeguarding Procedure

Complaints Policy and Procedure

Data Protection Policy

Equality and Diversity Policy

Equality Objectives

E-Safety Policy

Exclusions Policy

Families and Visitors Code of Conduct

Freedom of Information Policy

Health and Safety Policy

Missing Child Policy

Positive Behaviour Policy

Relationships and Sex Education Policy

Recruitment and Selection Policy and Procedure

SEND Policy

Substance Misuse Policy

Supporting Pupils in School with Medical Conditions

Whistle Blowing Policy


YPA has a good understanding and built a rapport with my son. He has been happy and well cared for to the point where he has met his full potential and thrived. The right balance and structure has provided for my son’s complex needs. Thank you for your continuous support.  Parent

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