Devon’s local area SEND inspection report

 Devon’s Local Area SEND Inspection report has been published.

Between 10th and 14th December, inspectors from Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission visited Devon. They met children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) and their parents and carers, as well as staff in schools and settings, Local Authority and NHS staff.  Inspectors also scrutinised data, strategies and plans.

Jo Olsson, who chairs the Devon Children and Families Partnership (DCFP) Executive, has written to all parents, her letter can be found here.  In her letter she affirms the commitment of partners to continue the programme of improvement, which Inspectors confirmed was on the right track.

If you would like to find out more about how you can participate in the improvements, please email 

You can read the full report by following this link:

The DCFP’s press release can be found here.

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