Autism Accreditation

The school has achieved Advanced Autism Accreditation with the National Autistic Society.  This is an internationally recognised standard that confirms that the school provides a high level of consistent practice that benefits the learning and achievement of pupils who have an Autistic Spectrum Disorder.  The award means that parents and Local Authorities can be confident about our provision because the high standard of good practice has been accredited by an external agency.

For more information on the Autism Accreditation, please see the below link to the National Autistic Society

http://www.autism.org.uk/professionals/accreditation.aspx

 

The residential special school provides highly effective services that consistently exceed the standards of good. The actions of the school contribute to significantly improved outcomes and positive experiences for children and young people. Ofsted – March 2019

 

 

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