SEND Policy Feb 2017

Our Special Educations Needs Co-ordinator, Miss Clifford, is currently on maternity leave.   Miss Airey, Deputy Headteacher is currently managing the education and welfare of pupils with additional needs, supported by Alice Hawksley (SENCo.)  They can be contacted via email senco@st-marys-ashford.kent.sch.uk / or by telephoning the school office on 01233 625531.

If you have any concerns about whether your child may have a special education need you should first discuss this with your child’s class teacher. If appropriate the class teacher will raise their concerns with Miss Airey/Miss Hawksley.  If you are a new parent you should contact Miss Airey, Deputy Headteacher via the school office (01233 625531)

Information on Kent’s Special educational needs and disability (SEND local offer):

https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/special-educational-needs

A parent guide to SEN:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/send-guide-for-parents-and-carers

SEN Code of practice:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/send-code-of-practice-0-to-25

Information for parents about Developmental Language Disorder (DLD)

DLD Leaflet – Info for Parents