Special Education Needs Code of Practice provides guidance to schools and parents about meeting the needs of pupils. Staff in school will work with parent/carers guiding them and informing them of any additional work they may need to do to support children and identify their strengths. If they need additional help, they will be assessed in school.
The government have issued guidance for parents and carers covering of SEN areas offered by Halton. Please click on the link below.
People who may support children with Additional Needs
Co-ordinates all SEN provision across school
They will always make sure that appropriate work is given to your child to meet their needs and ability
They support your children in class and also offer additional support through Maths, Literacy, Phonics, Life skills support.
Will come into school to carry out assessments for children who have additional needs
Speech and Language Therapist
Works regularly in school and can tell you if your child needs additional assessment or support
We work with agencies who specialise in children with additional needs and they can provide us with help and resources