General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

GDPR is a European-wide law that replaced the Data Protection Act (DPA) 1998 in the UK.

Withernsea High School are committed to ensuring the safety of the data we hold and of demonstrating our compliance with the regulations.

To find out more about this, please click the links below to view/download relevant information.

1) - Main Data Protection Policy

2) - Privacy Notice (Staff)

3) - Privacy Notice (Pupils)

4) - Privacy Notice (LAC)

5) - Subject Access Request (SAR) Form

6) - Information for Parents/Carers

Hard copies of the above are also available from the school.

Sarah Evans is the Data Protection Officer. Her role is to oversee and monitor the school’s data protection procedures and to ensure the school is compliant with data protection regulation.

The data protection officer can be contacted on 01964 613133 or via email at



Please click the links below to view/download key policies:

Behaviour for Learning*

Charging and Remissions*


Equality in Employment*

School Complaints*

School Dress Code (Students) 

Policies marked with an asterisk are those which we are required to publish to comply with The School Information (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2016. Please visit our Statutory information page for further information.


Please click the links below to view/download:

Whole school prospectus 2018 - 2019
An introduction to Withernsea High School for prospective students and their parents/carers.  

Pathways 2019
GCSE options booklet for students in Year 8 as they head towards selecting subjects for study in Key Stage 4 (Years 9, 10 and 11). Contains curriculum information for all subjects on offer.