Sheerness West Federation

Policies and Statements
School Policies

School policies cover every aspect of school life, they guide and describe the main functions and processes of the school.

Our policies are regularly reviewed and updated to reflect changes in legislation, compliance and duty of care requirements as well as growth and evolution of the school.

The development and review of policies is part of an agreed process to ensure that key stakeholders are part of the consultation and review process.

Please use the links below to access some of our most important policies.


Policies Under Review

Public Sector Equality Duty

Sheerness West Federation aims to meet its obligations under the Public Sector Equality Duty (PSED) by having due regard to the need to: 

  • Eliminate discrimination and other conduct that is prohibited by the Equality Act 2010 
  • Fostering good relationships 
  • Advance equality of opportunity  

We will not discriminate against, harass or victimize any pupil, prospective pupil, or other member of the school community because of their: 

  • Sex 
  • Age 
  • Race 
  • Disability 
  • Religion of Belief 
  • Sexual Orientation 
  • Gender Reassignment 
  • Pregnancy or Maternity 
  • Marriage or Civil Partnership 

We aim to promote pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development, with special emphasis on equality and diversity, and eradicating prejudicial incidents for pupils and staff. Our federation is committed to not only eliminating discrimination, but also increasing understanding and appreciation for diversity.

Full details of are available in the Public Sector Equality Duty and Equality Objectives Policy.

Public Sector Equality Duty & Equality Objectives Policy

School Contact Details

Executive Head Teacher Mrs A Pattenden

Head of School Miss H Brewer

Contact Person D Jamieson


Telephone 01795 662178

School Address
West Minster Primary School
St. Georges Avenue
Kent, ME12 1ET

School Opening Times

Main School:  8.35am – 3.15pm

Nursery (All Day):  9.00am – 3.00pm

Nursery (Sessions):  8.30am – 11.30, 12.00pm – 3.00pm