At Hele’s School, all teachers are teachers of pupils with SEND¬†and we are committed to offering an inclusive curriculum to ensure the best possible progress for all of our students, whatever their needs or ability. For more information, please contact SENCo Mrs Skinner:


Children who may have:

  • Dyslexia
  • Physical needs
  • Autism/Aspergers
  • ADHD
  • Behavioural, Emotional and Social Difficulties
  • Hearing impairment
  • Literacy difficulties
  • Broken education
  • Numeracy difficulties
  • Visual impairment
  • Syndromes
  • English as an additional language
  • Medical needs
  • Dyspraxia


  • Support in class
  • Specialist testing
  • Offering support and guidance
  • Enhanced transition
  • Links with psychology service
  • Links with outside agencies
  • Communicating needs to others
  • Enhanced links with home
  • A place that feels safe and secure
  • Links with the school nurse and CAMHS
  • Offering a place for meetings and therapies to take place
  • Forming a bond between teachers, home and pupils, carers and other professionals
  • Offering testing and screening, help and advice

Currently on offer:

  • Training sessions
  • SEN drop-in
  • Homework support: drop-in
  • Social skills
  • Lunch Bunch: guided social lunch group in addition to homework club
  • Somewhere to come and make new friends
  • Anger Management group
  • Anxiety Management group
  • Self Esteem group
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