Useful Links Links for Parents This page will provide useful links for families which will grow over time. If you have any questions or queries for the school, please contact the school office and speak to Mrs West or Mrs Baskerville; they will be more than happy to help you. Healthier Together This NHS site is for when you are worried about your child’s health. To go to this website click here. Twitter @Health_2gether Facebook: Health2gether Online Safety Childnet. This site provides lots of information including advice on setting parental controls. Our parents’ Internet safety guide. Parents’ Internet Safety Guide A guide to setting up parental controls at home to filter the Internet. Parents’ Guide ThinkUKnow. Videos and support to help families teach children between 5-7 to stay safe online. ThinkUKnow Cyber Café. Advice and support to help families teacher children between 8-11 to stay with technology and online. Smart Crew. Cartoons to support primary school children with rules for staying safe online. CBBC Stay Safe. This site offers tips and advice for staying safe online. Free School Meals Check if your child can get free school meals, and find out how to apply on your local authority’s website. Click here to find out more. Information about Attendance Information from Hampshire County Council about school attendance and Penalty Notices. http://www3.hants.gov.uk/education/hias/learning-behaviour-attendance/attendance-guidance-for-parents/possible-penalties.htm School Transport Parents now apply for transport through the online Transport Portal – not paper forms. Information on eligibility and the link to the application portal: https://www.hants.gov.uk/educationandlearning/schooltransport/apply Little Fingers Preschool Little Fingers preschool provide a safe and stimulating environment for children ready to start school with us: http://www.vernhamdeanpreschool.com/ Ofsted Parent View We invite parents to leave feedback about Vernham Dean Gillum’s CE Primary on Ofsted’s Parent View website. We hope the feedback will be positive, but welcome all feedback and will respond where possible.