Bishop Stopford School has a track record of success in providing for a wide range of differing needs. This includes catering for students with:
- Autistic Spectrum Conditions
- Visual Impairment
- Hearing Impairment
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
- Emotional, Social and Mental Health Difficulties
We provide for differing needs in line with expectations of mainstream schools as detailed on the NCC local offer.
When considering admitting a student with special educational needs, discussions with the student's family and the Local Authority take place prior to admission to ascertain the suitability of provision. School initially makes provision for a student with Special Educational Needs through a devolved budget.
As a mainstream school, it is not always appropriate to make provision for students whose needs and/or demands are significant, severe or profound, because of the level of expertise available.
SEND Coordinator (SENDCo) Mrs Jacinta Bates
Telephone: 01536 503503 extension 218