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Interests: Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)

Week of: 6 July 2020 - 12 July 2020

New Special Free School

DCC is consulting on establishing a new Special Free School.  A new Special Needs School is proposed to meet the growing demand for places with provision for 80-100 pupils with social, emotional and mental health/autistic spectrum needs being proposed. The proposed location has yet to be identified but we are exploring sites located along the […]

Special School proposals under consultation: Pathfield School and Bidwell Brook School

DCC is consulting on changes to provision at the following schools. Bidwell Brook School Proposal to increase capacity from 110 to 140 day places for boys and girls, aged 3-19 with severe learning difficulties and profound and multiple learning difficulties with effect from September 2021. Pathfield School Proposal to increase capacity from 137 to 186 […]

Autism and SLCN – Useful advice and resources (Babcock LDP)

Our communication and interaction team at Babcock LDP, have been compiling a collection of resources and helpful advice for students with Autism and Speech, Language and Communication Needs. This advice covers a variety of themes from communication tips to support anxiety to supporting back to school transition. Find out more about the resources here

"Weeks run from Monday to Sunday. Please note that weeks without communications to schools are ignored and the links will go to the last week where a communication was made in this category."