LDD/SEN

Special Needs Co-ordinator(SENCO): Mr P. Willis (Assistant Headteacher)

Contact Number. 01299 403277

Main Contacts:Tracy Heseltine (Statement / Disabilities Manager)

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Young Carers: Mrs D. James (Young Carers Lead)

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Identifying and supporting learners with additional needs:

  • Cognition and learning needs
  • Communication and interaction needs
  • Emotional, behaviour and social needs
  • Sensory and physical needs
  • Young Carers with additional responsibilities at home

We offer achievement for all

  • Inclusive approach based on every child being an individual
  • Small group study
  • Specific targeted intervention work both 1:1 and small group
  • Transition support from primary to secondary and to post 16/18yrs
  • Break/lunch socials (share needs, worries/interests

We offer a partnership approach:

  • Working with parents/carers to support their child.
  • Supporting teaching staff in enabling all learners to access the curriculum.
  • Liaising with support agencies which includes:
    • Educational Psychologist
    • Learning Support Team
    • Behaviour Support Team
    • Speech and Language Therapist
    • CCD/Autism Team
    • Teachers for the Visually/Hearing Impaired
    • Physical Difficulties Support Team
    • Physiotherapist
    • Occupational Therapist
    • Educational Welfare Officer
    • School Nurse
    • Community Paediatrician
    • Child and Adult Mental Health Service

Description of terms on provision maps

Abbreviations:

If appropriate, your child may have had the following assessments and support. A standardised score (SS) below 85 indicates your child may require additional intervention. This may include Wordshark and/or Lexion which are spelling programmes and one to one reading or Rapid, which is a reading programme. Learners requiring support with Maths use a software programme called Numbershark

Reading

NFER SWRT              National Foundation for Education Research Single Word Reading Test

Salford                        Salford Sentence Reading Test

Spelling

GL SWST                  Granada Learning Single Word Spelling Test

SEN