1. How will the school know if my child may have special educational needs or need extra help?

  • By talking to you and listening to your concerns.
  • By working closely with your child’s previous school/s.
  • By observing your child in class or at break times.
  • By carrying out assessments; these may be formal or informal.
  • By arranging for more specialised SEND assessments to be carried out.
  • By working with other services or specialists as appropriate.