Equalities/School Policies


Cambo First School-admissions

Admissions Handbook for 2021 and further information can be found at this link address:



Click here for advice on the admission of summer born babies  (Department for Education)

1 November 2023
Online applications
Online Admissions Portal for First and Primary school admissions will be open on the 1st of November 2023.

(You need to register as a new user if you haven’t used the Portal before.  If you’ve forgotten your password, click on forgotten password link– (for late applications see below).  You must complete an application for a place in a Reception class even if your child attends the school nursery or pre-school setting. 

Please be aware there are two school in Ponteland with similar names and addresses.  Ponteland Primary (Pele Trust) and Ponteland Community Primary (previously Ponteland Middle School).  Make sure you are careful about which school you select.

leaflet on how to apply and portal user guidance to help you with your application
15 January 2024
Closing date for all applications to be received by the Local Authority
Monday 15 April 2024 National Offer Day.  E-mails sent to those parents who applied online and who requested to be informed by email.
Parents who applied on a paper form will have a letter sent out to them today
1 May 2024
Deadline for parents to refuse the school place.
29 May 2024
Any places that become available are allocated in criteria order (on time applicants)
  All remaining places allocated on a first come first serve basis.
31 December 2024
No waiting lists held by the Local Authority after this date.


2020 Equalities Cambo First School (1)

access cambo 20-24(PJC_Comments) (2) (2)

Cambo Equality Policy 2022 – May22- (1)2023

                                  Equalities Cambo First School 2022 update (1)

Report 23

2023 Governor commentary equalities Cambo


Health and Safety Law [HSL]

health and safety law for school employers:employees

health and safety update 2023


Worried about someone being radicalised?

If you are worried that someone you know is being radicalised, visit http://www.actearly.uk/ You won’t be wasting anyone’s time and you won’t ruin lives, but you might save them.
For help and advice visit www.actearly.uk, or call the national Police Prevent Advice Line on 0800 011 3764, in confidence, and  specially trained Prevent officers will listen carefully to your concerns.

These policies are updated annually or as and when changes occur. All updated school policies are available for perusal in the school office. Parents can request copies of policies by contacting Mrs. Cummings or Carol Flatman on 01670 774210

Policies [all policies ratified by the full governing body, policy lists, reviewing dates etc are available in the school office]

Copy of eyfs policy 2023

Induction_of New Staff Policy 23

Cambo Whistle BLowing Policy23

Cambo restructure-redundancy policy

Cambo Attendance Management Policy Framework -staff

Cambo Resolving Grievances At Work Framework – March 2022

Cambo Disciplinary Policy Framework – May 2021 (1)22-23

pdf rshe march 21 review doc

Use of reasonable force handout

Behaviour policy 23-24

antibullying 23

Online_Safety Policy aut 23Online_Safety Policy aut 23-24

SEND 23-24

CAMBO Attendance Policy Cambo 23-24.docx

Photography_and-Videos-At-School  23

Teacher_Appraisal Policy_23

CAMBO WHOLE SCHOOL POLICY 22-23.docx (1) Under Review



Cambo school coordinators

Cambo First School British Values

Charging Policy

persistent complaints policy 2023

complaints policy 2023

Arrival and Collection

e safety 23-24

Attendance Policy Cambo 23-24

 Confidentiality Policy Cambo 23-24

LAC Policy

Protection of Biometric Information Policy

Allegations_of Abuse Against Staff Policy


Bereavment Policy

health and safety update 2023Supporting Pupils with Medical Conditions

Cambo Evolve Policy 20-21

Digital safety during COVID-19 Northumberland (1)

Cambo Pupil_Remote Learning Policy

Low-level_Safeguarding Concerns Policy 23-24

Contractors Policy Cambo

Infection_Control Policy

cambo first cp-safeguarding final copy23-24

Pupils_with Additional Health Needs Attendance Policy 22-23

Special_Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Policy_2022092 (1)

(1) Equalities Cambo First School 2022 update (1)23


Cambo First School acceptable use policy 2023-24

NCC Disciplinary Policy V3 – Final Version May 2021 clean

School_Cleaning Policy cambo

Volunteer Policy 23

cambo leave of absence policy 23

Cambo First School reviewed Educational_Visits_Policy January 2023