At English Martyrs’ Catholic Primary School we value the contribution that every child can make. We are committed to offering an inclusive curriculum to ensure the best possible progress for all of our pupils whatever their needs and abilities. The school seeks to raise the achievement, remove barriers to learning and increase physical and curricular access to all. All children with SEND are valued, respected and equal members of the school. Every teacher is a teacher of children with SEND and differentiated quality first teaching is a priority for all pupils including those with SEND.
The Governing Body and the Head teacher have overall responsibility for the school’s Special Educational Needs policy.
- Head teacher: Mrs P Cornell
- Chair of Governors: Mr D Hubbard
- SENDCo: Miss K Clarke
- Governor responsible for SEND: Mrs P McKeown
- SEND Staff: All teaching staff within school are responsible for SEND
The information below outlines our approach to meeting the needs of all pupils who have been identified as having Special Educational Needs. We work with parents and other professionals including health visitors, school nurse, speech and language therapists, clinical psychologists and educational psychologists to ensure that we fully understand a child’s needs and make the best provision for them.