Family Support

Are you a pupil 

  • worried about a row you've had with a friend?
  • feeling sad because of problems at home?
  • getting into trouble and don't know why?

Are you a teacher concerned about the behaviour of one of your pupils? Are you worried about their 

  • bullying or being bullied?
  • poor attendance?
  • persistent lateness?
  • bad temper?
  • low self esteem?

Are you a parent, relative or guardian on the parenting roller coaster ride? Are you coping with

  • financial worries?
  • bereavement?
  • divorce?
  • domestic violence?
  • your child's behaviour?

If any of this sounds familiar, then talk to our Inclusion Manager:

Karen Gaskill 

She is available throughout the day. You can ring to make an appointment, for a chat or just call in. She can be contacted on:

01332 771370 or by email

This service provides links between school staff, families, young people and other services in a supportive, friendly and professional manner.

Home/School support aims to help children reach their potential by helping them to overcome barriers to learning. This could include working on friendship difficulties, attendance or self-esteem problems. We are here to help and support all children and their families.

Sheridan Street, Sinfin, Derby, Derbyshire DE24 9HG

Mrs K Patmore - Principal

01332 771370 - Cottons Farm Academy