Derbyshire County Council update

Responsibility for the National Child Measurement Programme, which involves the annual measurement of the height and weight of children in Reception Class and Year 6 has recently been passed to Derbyshire County Council as part of their responsibility for delivering public health services.

Parents will receive a letter to obtain their consent and have an option to opt out.

All information is confidential and will not be revealed to the child or teachers.

Details of the scheme can be found at:

www.livelifebetterderbyshire.org.uk/nationalchildmeasurementprogramme

Posted: Thu, 06 Feb 2020 13:22 by Karen Howe

Tags: Council, County, Update