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 Head Teacher is: Mrs Lisa Walton-Thorpe

Our Special Needs Co-ordinator is: Miss Kerry Morgan

Our Governor with responsibility for Special Educational Needs isMrs Dionne Heaven



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? 

How does the curriculum meet the needs of my child?

How is an Educational Health and Care Plan (EHC plan) created?

Provision Map for SEND



SEND Policy

Inclusion Policy

Disability & Equality Policy

Accessibility Plan


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