SEND Report 2021/22

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 Head Teacher is: Mrs Lisa Walton-Thorpe

Our Deputy Head Teacher 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

NB: SEND information for the school is updated and reported to Governors annually. 

 

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  pupils with SEND?

What resources and provision are available to support pupils with SEND? 

What additional support is there for parents?

How does the school make adaptations to the curriculum to meet the needs of pupils with SEND?

How does the school support LAC pupils with SEND?

How does the school manage transition for pupils with SEND?

How does the school meet the needs of disabled pupils? 

 

Policies:

SEND Policy

Inclusion Policy

Disability & Equality Policy

Accessibility Plan 2021-2024

 

Concerns or Complaints:

We are committed to be fully inclusive where all members of our school are treated fairly and equally. By working in partnership with children, families and partner agencies, we ensure that all children receive the support they need to access all aspects of school life. We respect each child as an individual and have high expectations and aspirations for all.

If you have any questions or concerns about your child and would like to speak to us at school, then please do not hesitate to contact our SENDCO Miss Morgan. 

Once you have done this, if you remain concerned and want to make a complaint about the school’s SEND Support please follow the school’s Complaint procedure.

 

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