Dear Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council,
There were allegations in the local and national press in September and October 2019, with respect to an incident at Stanley School on 30 October 2018, involving a non-verbal special-needs child being mistreated.
It was made very clear at the time that there was an investigation being undertaken into the allegations, with the understanding that the investigation would be completed within three months. Since then I understand that three members of staff have left the school in connection with the allegations; presumably this means that the investigation has been concluded.
It is now 13 months since the report in the press, and two years since the incident itself.
(1) Please provide a copy of the investigation's findings.
(2) If the investigation found that there were safeguarding issues relating to a pupil, what measures have been put in place to ensure it never happens again?
Dear M Pococke
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