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Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Ash Field Academy

Type of service:
Schools And Education Providers
Broad Avenue, Ashfield Academy, Leicester, LE5 4PY
Telephone number:
0116 2737151 / 2735204
Service description:
Ash Field is an academy for 135 pupils aged 4-19 who have a wide range of abilities with a main presenting disability of a physical nature combined with one or more of a sensory, communication, learning, medical, emotional or behavioural difficulty.
The academy is proud of the ‘excellent spirit’ (OFSTED) of its pupils and of all their achievements whether they be at the earliest stages of learning or gaining several
GCSEs. We serve Leicester City, Leicestershire, Rutland, Northamptonshire and Derbyshire and house an Assistive Technology Assessment Centre which has assessed and recommended equipment for more than 1000 pupils in mainstream schools.

Pupils who are on roll at Ash Field, whether full time or part time, are brought to school in taxis (with an escort as well as a driver) or in adapted minibuses.
Parents who choose to bring their children themselves are currently reimbursed by the transport department for their local area.
Age range:
4 years - 19 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Child With A Statement
  • Child With An Education, Health And Care Plan (EHC)
Referral route:
  • Contact Service Direct
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