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SEND

Special Educational Needs and Disability

 

As we are in a very unusual situation at the moment we understand how challenging it can be to teach and support your child at home. We have added some activities that might help under 'SEND resources' in the home learning tab. If you need any additional support, advice or guidance from Miss Dawson (SENCO) or Miss Richards (Deputy SENCO) please don't hesitate to contact us via our school email. We will do our very best to help in any way we can. 

Take care and stay safe

Kind regards,

Miss Dawson (senco@primet.lancs.sch.uk)

Mis Richards (MissRichards@primet.lancs.sch.uk)

 

The Department for Education has provided a list of websites to support your child during this time.  There is also a list of websites to support children with Special Educational Needs.  Click on the following link below;

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-online-education-resources#send-apps-and-games


Our Special needs Provision

 

As a school we are committed to the belief that every child is an individual who brings something special to the school community.  All children, regardless of ability, background or ethnicity, have the right to participate in and enjoy all aspects of school life, and have the opportunity to meet their full potential.

The SENCO frequently reviews progress and attainment of all children. Following on from these reviews the SENCO may identify children who may have a particular need. If a child is identified of having an additional need then the SENCO will have discussions with both teachers and parents to advise how we can support the pupils further.

The SENCO works closely alongside teachers and parents to plan effectively on how pupils can be supported.

Staff are given regular training on how to support our SEND children. We also have a school nurse which advises us on how to support children with medical needs. The SENCO works with various external agencies to ensure our pupils get the full support that they are required including; Educational psychologists, Specialist teachers, Speech and language therapists and a Dyslexia trained teacher. 

Our SEND Information Report sets out in greater detail what provision is available in our school.

 

If you require any further information you can contact our SENCO, Miss C Dawson by email: senco@primet.lancs.sch.uk or by phone: 01282 864607

Alternatively, an appointment to see Miss Dawson or Miss Richards our deputy SENCO can be made via the school office.

 

Additional Information

The local offer

The Local Offer sets out at the ‘local authority level’ what the Local Authority expects to be available in every school. The website also contains links to many other agencies which provide support to children with SEND and their families. This is available here: www.lancashire.gov.uk/SEND

Please see the DFE Parent and Carer Guide for SEND Reforms for further information. 

Lancashire SEND latest news- https://www.lancashire.gov.uk/children-education-families/special-educational-needs-and-disabilities/lancashire-send-partnership/

 

Please see below to view the following documents;

  • SEND action plan 

  • Our local offer

  • SEND information report

  • Accessibility and Medical policy

 

Primet Primary School

Tatton Street

Colne, BB8 8JE

01282 864607