Police Investigate Alleged School Assault

school 2 2014Devon and Cornwall Police officers based on the mainland are investigating an allegation of common assault on a pupil at the Five Islands School.

Police have confirmed that they have received a complaint, which was made against a teacher on 6th July. The alleged incident was said to have occurred on 26th June.

In a statement to Radio Scilly, school head teacher Linda Todd says: “Where concerns are raised about any adult who works with children, the Five Islands School will work with statutory partner agencies to assist their investigation. Five Islands School will not comment on any matter pertaining to any individual member of staff or volunteer.”