The following are our main contacts for Special Educational Needs and Disability at Thornhill Primaary School:
Miss Overfield- Head Teacher
Mr Bennett SEN Governor:
Miss Ovefield / Mrs Jones – Special Educational Needs Coordinator /Designated Teacher for Looked After Children.
It is the SENCO’s job to:
Oversee the day-to-day operation of the school’s SEN policy
Liaise with the relevant Designated Teacher where a looked after pupil has SEN
Advise teachers on using a graduated approach to providing SEN support
Advise on the deployment of the school’s delegated budget and other resources to meet the pupil’s needs effectively
Liaise with parents/carers of pupils with SEN
Liaise with and be a key point of contact for external agencies
Ensure that the school keeps the records of all SEN pupils up to date
Work with the head teacher and school governors to ensure that the school meets its responsibilities with regard to reasonable adjustments and access arrangements
If you would like to discuss your SEND requirements in detail please contact the school to arrange an appointment.