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  • Durham Sixth Form Centre
    Providence Row
    The Sands
    Durham
    County Durham
    DH1 1SG
  • Head: Mrs Ellen Beveridge
  • T 0191 383 0708
  • F 01913 863454
  • E dgsc@dgsc.org.uk
  • W www.durhamsixt…mcentre.org.uk
  • A mainstream state school for pupils aged from 16 to 19
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Durham
  • Pupils: 980
  • Religion: Does not apply
  • Current Ofsted grade: Good on 5th November 2012
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Satisfactory on 3rd December 2009
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

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Special Education Needs

Gilesgate provides a safe and caring environment for all students. The SEN team are commited to raising achievement and self esteem for those students with additional needs. Excellent resources are available including invaluable access to specialised IT software. SEN staff have a wide range of expertise and life skills which enhances the level of support available for a wide range of learning and emotional needs of many children.

Condition Provision for in school
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder Y
Aspergers Y
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders Y
CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia
Dyscalculia
Dysgraphia
Dyslexia
Dyspraxia
English as an additional language (EAL)
Genetic
Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory
Has SEN unit or class
HI - Hearing Impairment
Hospital School
Mental health
MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty
MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment
Natspec Specialist Colleges
Not Applicable
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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