Who to contact if you're worried
From time to time people can feel sad, worried or anxious.
Sometimes people can feel like this but they may not know why.
Usually, if people feel sad, worried or anxious, there is a reason.
The good news is that at Burlington, everyone is here to help you feel happier.
- You can talk to people at home, your parents, grandparents, friends or relatives.
- You can discuss things with your friends.
- If you are worried, you can simply talk to a teacher or a teaching assistant in your class.
- If you are outside you can talk to the staff on duty.
- Sometimes people like to talk to the staff in the office.
- Mrs Utting, Mrs Case, Mr Blow and Mrs Yendole are always available to listen and help.
- Mrs Vaiva also helps children in school who are worried. She can arrange to see you during the day if that helps.
- At lunchtime, there are many adults on duty who will be able to help you.
- We have a worry monster in each class. You can write down the worry and put it in the monster with your name on. An adult will come and find you to discuss the note.
- Some people like to ring Childline 0800 1111. They also have an online message board where you can search for advice from people with similar problems.
- Find someone you can trust to tell your problem to.
Support with Bullying
Our School Council would like to share some Top Anti-Bullying Tips with others to help children who may be experiencing bullying.
Please open the document below called 'Top Anti-Bullying Topics for Children' if you would like to find out more about this.
Remember, it's always important to speak out and talk to a trusted adult if you experience anything that upsets you.