You may be aware through the media of a new online safety risk to children through the Momo Challenge. There have been serious incidents where by children have become seriously harmed as a result of this challenge.

Please take a few minutes to look at advice on the following websites so that you are aware of what this is and how you can help keep your child safe online:

National Online Safety

Parentzone

BBC

It appears that WhatsApp is the main app that has been targeted. Please be vigilant and ensure that you are regularly checking your children’s phones, tablets and other electronic devices.

As part of our curriculum, we regularly cover on-line safety and teachers will be ensuring that children are aware of this risk, what to do about it and how to keep safe.

If you would like further information or support then please do not hesitate to get in touch with us.

Kate Walker

Headteacher