Oakwood Academy A GSG School
- Oakwood Academy
- Head: Mrs Amanda Nicholson
- T 01619 212880
- F 01619 212881
- E enquiries@oakw…dacademy.co.uk
- W www.oakwoodhighschool.co.uk
- A special state school for pupils aged from 9 to 18 with moderate and complex learning difficulties
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Salford
- Pupils: 186
- Religion: Non-denominational
- Review: View the Good Schools Guide Review
- Current Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 17th July 2013
- Previous Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 10th March 2007
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
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What the Good Schools Guide says...
An inspiring, remarkable school, with a happy atmosphere. More than fulfils the head's conviction that special needs children should enjoy the very best facilities and opportunities. Gap year spent in a mainstream school where she saw SEN children 'just being written off' propelled her to teach history in special...
What the school says...
A Co-operative Learning Trust.
A Specialist Arts, Technology and Sports College.
Converted to an academy 2012.
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Special Education Needs
We cater for students with a range of special needs. All pupils have statements.
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder||Y|
|Aspergers Syndrome [archived]|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders [archived]|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|Delicate Medical Problems [archived]|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory|
|Has SEN unit or class|
|HI - Hearing Impairment|
|MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty|
|MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment|
|Natspec Specialist Colleges|
|OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability|
|Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|PD - Physical Disability|
|PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty|
|SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health|
|SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication|
|SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty|
|Special facilities for Visually Impaired|
|SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|VI - Visual Impairment|
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