Welfare of Children and Young Adults at School
Updated: April 2017
Words You May Need to Know
Pupil - a child or young person of compulsory school age who is attending school
Policy and procedures - ways of doing things that need to be followed so that good standards can be reached and problems dealt with
The Education Department has a lot of policies and procedures which are in place to help schools and pupils deal with problems that might arise and need to be dealt with while at school.
These policies and procedures can be found on :