Who are the best people to talk to in this school about my child’s difficulties with learning, special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)?
Your child's class teacher is a great place to start or a member of the Senior Leadership Team:
The SENDCo: Miss Liversidge
Mr Glover - Deputy Head
Mrs Farrar - Head of Key Stage 1
Mrs Nagy - Head of Key Stage 2
Mrs Worth - Head of EYU.
The SENDCo is responsible for:
Coordinating all the support for children with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND) and developing the school’s SEND Policy to make sure all children get a consistent, high quality response to meeting their needs in school.• Ensuring that you are:
involved in supporting your child’s learning
kept informed about the support your child is getting
involved in reviewing how they are doing
Liaising with all the other people who may be coming into school to help support your child’s learning e.g. Speech and Language Therapy, Educational Psychology, Complex Communication and Interactions Team etc
Updating the school’s SEND register (a system for ensuring all the SEND needs of pupils in this school are known) and making sure that there are records of your child’s progress and needs.
Providing specialist support for teachers and support staff in the school so they can help children with SEND in the school achieve the best progress possible.
FOR A MORE DETAILED REPORT PLEASE CLICK HERE: sen-report-Jan 2021.docx
A link to the Kirklees Local Offer, providing information on what SEN support is available in Kirklees, can be found in the SEN report on page 21