What do we offer all pupils at Crowdys Hill School?
Teachers and TAs support are SEN trained staff for all lessons.
All staff trained in Autism Education Trust awareness courses, and higher level courses.
All staff trained in communication strategies.
All staff undertake phonics training.
Visual schedules used daily in lessons.
Daily reading sessions.
Small class sizes (up to 8 in primary; average 10 in secondary; varies in Sixth Form), to minimise noise levels and reduce anxieties in the classroom.
Extra adults in all classes.
Small class sizes with SEN trained TAs to allow focused support as needed in lesson.
Highly differentiated curriculum to support the need for comfort breaks, and sensory breaks.
Highly adapted curriculum to maximise independence and accessibility in all lessons.
Weekly literacy support session focused on phonic and reading skills.
Dyslexia friendly work used in all academic lessons.
Numeracy support through use of specialist equipment in lessons.
Regular daily access to visual cues, prompts, chunking and repetition throughout lessons daily.
Curriculum adapted from national curriculum to allow independent access.
Weekly/daily access to alternative methods of recording, such as IT/whiteboards/ iPads/ iPods.
Extra support, as advised by SENDCo/Assistant SENDCo:
Crowdys Hill School and Sixth Form ensures that all children can access all the curriculum at all times through our knowledge of the child, external professionals and many years of SEN experience.
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