St Matthias Park

St Matthias Park School

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SEN Statutory Assessment

A full time programme for pupils requiring statutory assessment

What schools can expect

  • Pre programme meeting for pupil and parent/carer at St Matthias Park.
  • Comprehensive assessment of needs including reading age and Educational Psychologist consultation.
  • Full time modified learning programme to include assessments and study in English, Maths, Science, ICT, Citizenship with PHSE, Art and Design, Work Related Learning. A vocational activity and a physical activity will also be chosen by the pupil.
  • Targeted learning areas depending on need delivered in small groups or individually.
  • SEAL themes incorporated into all areas of the curriculum.
  • Behaviour management based on shared expectations, regular target monitoring and consistently applied reward systems.
  • Submission of application of Statutory Assessment and support for the pupil in transition to follow-on placement.

What pupils can expect

  • Differentiated curriculum based on need.
  • Opportunities to take appropriate accreditation: ASDAN, ALAN, Functional Skills or GCSE.
  • Realistic and relevant behaviour targets.
  • Support from tutor and SENCO through the statementing process.
  • Regular contact with home to inform of progress, achievement and support in completing SEN paperwork.