The Primary department offers a personalised curriculum which capitalises on the strengths of each child.
We make full use of:
- Hydro therapy and 25 metre pool
- Music room
- Sensory theatre
- Soft play
- ICT suite
- Food Technology room
- Therapy rooms
- Performance Hall
- Multi-media suite
- Enhanced classrooms
- Dance studios
- Sports facilities- indoor and outdoor
- Enhanced specialist rooms including Art and DT
- Specialist outdoor play areas
- Specialist technology provision
We also have access to:
- Forest school
- Horse riding
- Mini-buses for Community based education visits
- Residential visits
- Local community facilities including church associations
We offer a range of After School Clubs to meet the needs of our pupils eg film club, swimming club.
Members of staff work closely with members of the multi-agency team to ensure that the needs of the whole child are met.
Close home/ school liaison is encouraged through home school diaries as well as events throughout the year when parents are invited including termly parents evenings.
Homework is sent home when appropriate and individual learning targets are shared with parents.
Staff are trained in specialist areas including augmentative communication, specific teaching strategies for use with pupils with Autism, Complex needs and medical needs.
Class sizes are determined on pupil need and are staffed to a high level as appropriate.
Inclusion opportunities are offered as appropriate.