Special Educational Needs Information Report 2017-2018
At Wednesbury Oak Academy all children are supported, valued and welcomed into our school whatever their additional educational need. We will ensure that each child’s learning and inclusion in all school activities are supported in liaison with external agencies, when and if appropriate. We will ensure that we work together with each child’s family in order to provide a child centred education.
SEND Policy 2018/19
Please click on the following link to access our latest SEND Policy.
The Local Authority must publish information on the ‘Local Offer’ providing information for parents in regards to SEND services and agencies within the local area. The purpose of this document is to provide details of specialist support for young children and their families.
Please click on the following link to access our Latest Local Offer. Further information on our school’s SEN practice can be found in the SEN Information Report.
Changes to the SEN Code of Practice and supporting young children with Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities.
On 1st September 2014, the Children and Families Act 2014 introduced a new framework for children with special educational needs and/or disabilities. The recent changes reflect Ofsted’s agenda in ‘Raising Standards’ in schools across the country. Please refer to the letter written by Edward Timpson MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Children and Families- please click on the following link;
Special Educational Needs; A guide for Parents and Carers
For additional information published by the Department for Education please click on the link below;