Welcome to our SEND page


At Christ Church CE Academy every member of staff is committed to supporting children who have Special Educational Needs or Disabilities (SEND).

We aim to:

  • create an inclusive environment that meets the special educational needs of each child.
  • ensure that a child’s needs are identified and assessed as early as possible.
  • provide the necessary support to ensure that all children have full access to all areas of the curriculum and school life
  • enable to reach their full potential.

The following information will answer any questions you may have about SEND in our school.  

If you require further information, please contact us.

Our Executive Head Teacher is: Mrs Lisa Walton-Thorpe

Our Head of School is: Mrs Michala Uttley

Our Special Needs Co-ordinator is: Miss Kerry Morgan

Our Governor with responsibility for Special Educational Needs is: Mrs Dionne Heaven


To find out more about our SEND offer, click the links below: 


Does my child have Special educational needs?

How is SEND identified in school?

What are the stages of SEND?

How does the school work with parents and specialist services to support SEND? 

Resources and Provision available to support my child

Additional Support for Parents



SEND Policy

Inclusion Policy

Disability & Equality Policy

Accessibility Plan 2021-2024


Find out more about the local offer at www.kirklees.gov.uk/localoffer or email localoffer@kirklees.gov.uk.