Our Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCo), Mrs Samantha Kirwan, BA (QTS) has over 25 years experience of teaching and frequently attends courses and seminars to ensure that she is kept up to date with latest teaching techniques. She is also the Head of the Pre-Prep and Preparatory Curriculum.
Mrs Kirwan assesses pupils and provides one-to-one teaching in a gentle, caring and supportive manner, working closely with her team and the other teaching staff to develop appropriate learning strategies.
Our school has a team of support assistants who help pupils with a wide ability range including pupils with mild learning difficulties such as Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Dyscalculia or a particular learning need.
We are proud of the achievements of all our pupils and our annual value-added scores reflect the excellent work of the SENCo Department.
- Maximum of two pupils in each session
- In-class support with our SENCo and /or experienced learning Support Assistants
- Tailored learning programmes designed to match each pupil’s needs and individual requirements
- Support available through the school from Reception to Sixth Form.