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Support for SEND students

 

What Support Does my Child Receive if they have SEND?

  • If your child is identified as needing SEND Support K/Statement or has an Education Health Care Plan (EHCP,) they will have a range of support both in and out of the lesson time.
  • This may consist of:

 

Year 7 and Year 8

  • In class LSA support
  • Reading mentors who work one to one on a reading support programme.
  • Additional literacy and numeracy lessons.
  • Small group intervention delivered.
  • Accelerated Reading programme.
  • Access to dyslexic friendly books in the academy library.
  • External agencies support for Occupational Therapy and Speech and Language Therapist.
  • Lunchtime nurture group.
  • Number Shark (numeracy) and Word Shark (literacy).
  • After school support clubs for homework, literacy, numeracy, dyslexia and social skills.
  • LAC mentor for LAC students
  • Nurture group.

 

Year 9 and Year 10

  • In class LSA support
  • Timetabled to small groups where possible.
  • Take part in Number Shark (numeracy) and Word Shark (literacy).
  • NESSIE intervention.
  • External agencies support for Occupational Therapy and Speech and Language Therapist.
  • Lunchtime nurture group.
  •  After school support clubs for homework, literacy, numeracy, dyslexia and social skills.
  • Accelerated Reading Programme (Year 9).

 

Year 11 students

  • In class LSA support
  • Intervention programme for literacy and numeracy.
  • Dedicated tutor groups for core subject support.
  • Residential study trips.
  • Aspirations Advisor for careers advice.
  • External agencies support for Occupational Therapy and Speech and Language Therapist.
  • After school support clubs for homework, literacy, numeracy, dyslexia and social skills.
  • Lunch time nurture group.
  • SLT mentor
  1. SEND Policy - reviewed May 2016
  2. Walsall Local Offer for Students with SEND Autumn 2017
  3. SEND Information Report Autumn 2017
  4. Walsall SEN Family Hub Letter