The SEN and Disability Act 2001 extended the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA) to cover education. Since September 2002, the Governing Body has had three key duties towards disabled pupils, under Part 4 of the DDA:
The school’s Disability Equality Scheme and Accessibility Plan set out the proposals of the Governing Body of the school to increase access to education for disabled pupils in the three areas required by the planning duties in the DDA:
Ensuring that the ethos in school prevents disabled pupils being treated less favourably than other pupils.
You can find out more about the services on offer for children with special education needs, including the SEN Report and our Local Offer in our Curriculum section.
If you have any questions regarding our school please contact Dee Dillon, our Attendance and Family Welfare Officer.