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Queensmead Primary Academy

SEN

Our Offer, Aims and Team

The Queensmead SEN Offer

What does Queensmead Primary Academy offer children with special educational needs or disabilities?

Our SEN aims 

At Queensmead we want to make sure that every child gets the best support we can offer in order to help them to enjoy their learning, feel confident and happy amongst their friends and make the best possible progress.

Every child has individual needs that will affect their learning. Sometimes children need special support to give them an extra boost or to help them catch up with other children of the same age. They may need this support for a short time or a longer period, but during this time they will be part of our Special Educational Needs (SEN) Register and we will keep a close eye on their progress, look carefully at what special support they need and keep in close touch with their parents.

Key Staff for SEND

  • Ms Alison Newman-Turner - SENDCo (Special Educational Needs & Disability Coordinator)
  • Ms Helen Cank - SEN Specialist TA / SENDCO Support
  • Ms Jane Smith - Foundation Stage SEN Specialist TA
  • Ms Kirsty Hargreaves - Inclusion Worker / Family Support
  • Ms Charlotte Anderton - Greenwood Academies Trust  Education Adviser (SEN)

The Local Offer - Leicester

For Children and Young People between 0-25 Years with Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEND). Leicester City LA have put together the booklet below to help you find out about all the services that exist in your local area.

What is the Local Offer?

The purpose of the Local Offer is to enable parents and young people to find out more easily the services that are available in their area and how to access them.  The Local Offer will include provision from birth to 25, across education, health, social care and the voluntary sector.

To access the local offer website, click here.

To access the Queensmead Primary Academy Accessibility Plan, please click here

To access the Greenwood Academies Trust SEN and Disability Policy, please click here

For more detail about what we can offer children with special needs click on the links below.

To see what we can offer children with specific areas of need (for example, speech and language difficulties or dyslexia) look in the 'Personalised Support' section.

Useful Documents

Guidance for Parents & Carers

For the Greenwood Academies Trust complaints procedure, click here.

There may also be useful information on the Academy Advisory Council page below.