SEND & Inclusion
Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)
The school seeks to promote the successful inclusion of pupils with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). e are committed to offering an inclusive curriculum to ensure the best possible progress for all of our pupils, whatever their needs or abilities, primarily through quality first teaching.
Our Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENDCo) and Autism Champion is Mrs Lizzie Hurford. If you have any questions or anything you would like to discuss, she can be reached by emailing Lizzie.Hurford@stcmat.org or phoning 01803 329070.
The school provides a range of support for pupils across the whole school. Please click on the following documents and links for further information:
How school access is to be improved for pupils/students, staff and visitors with disabilities in a given timeframe. It anticipates the need to make reasonable adjustments where ever practicable.
Information for identifying, assessing and making provision for pupils with SEND and for the admission of disabled pupils.
The vision, values and principles of St Christopher's Multi Acadmey Trust (MAT).
This is Torbay's officially recognised Local Offer that is maintained by the Local Authority in order to meet statutory requirements. These pages contain information about services for children and young people with a Special Education Need (SEN) or Disability.
If you would like further information about SEN, including how to make a request for statutory assessment, please contact the SEN Team on 01803 208274 or visit http://www.torbay.gov.uk/senassessments. To view the Local Area SEND Strategy visit https://www.torbay.gov.uk/council/policies/cs/send-strategy/