St Michael's
We believe that a three way partnership between the school, its students and their parents is vital to success

Safeguarding Incidents

Monday 28 September 2020: a male appeared to be taking photos/videos through the school perimeter fence of children playing. After being approached by a teacher, he moved away from the fence. The man was described as Asian, in his 20’s/early 30’s and wearing a black jacket and black cap. The police have been notified. Reported in the West Bromwich area.

Monday 28 September 2020: a report has been received that between 8:30 and 9:00 am, a man was standing on the opposite side of the road to a student, he actioned the student to go over to him but the student did not. The man then crossed the road and started to follow the student, remaining approximately 10 metres away from him. The student then cut through the woodland and across the school field. When the student arrived near the school gate, the man was nearby so student doubled back. When he walked back to the back gate the man was no longer there. The incident occured on Tame road (under the bridge before the school fields). The man was described as in his late 50’s/early 60’s, wearing a red puffer jacket, grey tracksuit bottoms and black smart shoes.

Monday 21 September 2020:  a student has reported that he was followed on the way to school along the Wolverhampton Road. The man was described as white with brown hair and wearing a blue Adidas tracksuit.

Tuesday 8 September 2020: an unauthorised individual gained access to the school grounds on Tuesday 8th September and was seen in the vicinity of an outdoor PE lesson. This issue has been thoroughly investigated by the school and and the police have been informed. 

Tuesday 8 September 2020: Warning - A graphic video showing an apparent suicide is circulating on TikTok. The video starts with child friendly content (cute kittens) and then switches to an apparent suicide. Please monitor your child's account, unfortunately platforms still appear to have little control over what content is being uploaded.