Accessibility Policy

Accessibility Policy

Accessibility Policy

The Longcroft School and Sixth Form College website has been designed, created and developed by DesCom.

DesCom are committed to making all our websites as accessible as possible to all visitors. In order to achieve this, we endeavor to use the most up-to-date web development methods and coding practices.

We are committed to ensuring that our website is accessible to everyone. If you have any questions or suggestions regarding the accessibility of this site, please use our contact form, as we are continually striving to improve the experience for all of our visitors.

Standards compliance

All pages on this site validate as XHTML 1.0 Strict.

All pages on this site use CSS (Cascading Style Sheets).

All pages on this site use structured semantic markup.

H1 tags are used for headings.

H2 tags are used for main titles.

H3 tags for subtitles.

Structural Markup

All web pages on the site include 3 different areas:

A header bar that includes the main navigation.

A main content area.

A footer.


All images used on this web site have suitable alt attributes.

Content should be usable/accessible with images "off" (disabled).


All links have title attributes which describe the link in greater detail.

Links are written to make sense out of context.

All URLs are permanent whenever possible.


All form controls are appropriately and explicitly labelled.

We provide an email address as an alternative form of access for our online forms.

Form validation routine does not rely on client-side script.