Weareaspecialschoolforstudentsbetweentheagesof11and19withastatement or Education, Health & Care Plan (EHCP) ofspecialeducationalneeds. Our students have a wide range of needs including moderatelearningdifficulties, autism, Down syndrome, speech, language and communication needs and other conditions associated with learning difficulties.We became an academy on 1st August 2014.
Students from Year 10 had a wonderful day at TeenTech at the University of Surrey recently. TeenTech aims to inspire teenagers to consider careers in science, technology and engineering.
Over 120 leading scientists, engineers and technologists from global, regional and start-up companies brought leading edge technology to show our students how they can be part of this world. From robotics to broadcast technology, precision engineering to world class scientific research, the event showcased the range of opportunities in a fast changing career landscape.
Kathryn Martin from the Sixth Form represented Great Britain at the Down Syndrome International Swimming Organisation in Loana, Italy earlier this month! Read on to see how well she performed (SPOILER - it features medals).