Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)
The SEND Code of Practice: 0 to 25 years (2014) states that a child or young person has a special educational need if they have a learning difficulty or disability which calls for special educational provision to be made for him or her. A child of compulsory school age or a young person has a learning difficulty or disability if he or she:
At Burleigh Primary School, we embrace the fact that every child is different, therefore the educational needs of every child will be different. This is certainly the case for children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.
Our Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCo) is Mrs Fiona McCumiskey. She is responsible for co-ordinating provision for children on the SEND Register and also supports staff and parents.
Parents can contact her via the school contact number (01992 624045) or by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our SEN Governor is Ms Lisa Bogle and she can be contacted via the school office.