Families Information Service provides information, advice and guidance for parents, carers, practitioners, children and young people on a wide range of services and activities/events available in Doncaster and beyond.
Many children enjoy performing , whether in plays, dancing shows, films or on television and parents enjoy supporting them. However, laws exist which are designated to protect children’s welfare and prevent them from being exploited. (Children & Young Persons Act 1963 and the Children (Performances) Regulations 2014).
Information on schools, colleges, alternate provision and education support services for people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and their carers.
What is the School's Financial Value Standard (SFVS)?
A child taking part in any performance which includes TV, filming, theatre, sporting activities or modelling - will require a chaperone.
The Schools Forum has a formal legal standing and must be consulted by the local authority on numerous issues relating to the financial matters of schools/education services:
We do not provide any help towards the cost of school uniform, however you can contact the school to discuss any help they may be able to provide.
School crossing patrols provide a vital service to all pedestrians, and young people in particular, on their journey to and from schools
The Attendance and Pupil Welfare Service works with schools, parents and carers, pupils and other agencies to reduce unnecessary absences from school.
Closing and opening dates for Doncaster Schools 2018-19, 2019-20 and 2020-21.