Safeguarding & SEND


Cowley International College, including Cowley Sixth Form College, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students.

We have a number of policies and procedures in place that contribute to our safeguarding commitment; all safeguarding information can be viewed in this section of our website.

View Safeguarding information

Special Education Needs & Disability (SEND)

We believe that all students have the right to a broad and balanced curriculum and all students are encouraged to take a full part in every aspect of life at Cowley. A wide variety of support is provided by the College to enable SEND students to achieve to their full potential.

The special educational needs co-ordinator (SENCO) at Cowley International College is Mrs MacKay.  To contact Mrs MacKay please call the main office on 01744 678 030.

View SEND information

Online safety

The Internet is a great way for students to connect with their friends and to learn new things.  But it’s important to stay safe.

We have put together a page that offers useful information and links to provide support to students and parents,

View online safety information

During COVID-19, ThinkUKnow have been producing simple 15-minute activities you can do with your family to support their online safety at a time when they will spending more time online.

Access them HERE.

Merseyside Police – tell us

The Merseyside Police website is the quickest, easiest and most reliable way of sharing information with Merseyside Police.

Like the police, a priority for Cowley is to keep people safe.

If you have information about crime, anti-social behaviour or vulnerbale people, simply go to the following page and click the most appropriate next step from the options shown:

Poster – Spot abuse & report it

National Rail – You vs Train

The safety of people on and around the railway is our priority and education in rail safety is key, especially for young people.

Please find a safety talk video below which you can access using the email address

National Rail – Safety talk video

External support

View Support pages