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

Greenfields Specialist School For Communication

Type of service:
Schools And Education Providers
Address:
Goldings, Prentice Court, Northampton, NN3 8XS
Telephone number:
01604 741960
Service description:
GSSC is a purpose built school set in its own grounds in the Goldings area of Northampton. The accommodation offers a friendly environment and provides many modern facilities for pupils.

GSSC provides education for pupils that will have profound, multiple and severe learning difficulties and associated sensory, physical, communication and behavioural difficulties including ASD and multi-sensory impairment.

The school has a policy of total communication so that every child’s individual communication skills are recognised as an integral part of their educational life. Alternative and Augmentative Communication methods, including the use of technologies, are a strong feature of the school (AAC).

Specialist teaching is used to allow for pupils with varied special educational needs to access the curriculum. Pupils are taught in class groups identified by age, key stage and primary need.

For more information, please use the link below

http://www.gsscacademy.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Inclusion-Policy.pdf
Cost:
Free
Age range:
11 years - 18 years
Languages:
English
Additional information:
SENCO- Lisa Atack
Eligibility criteria:
  • Child With A Statement
  • Child With An Education, Health And Care Plan (EHC)
Referral route:
  • Via Education, Health And Care Team
Last updated on:
24/04/2017
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