- Hummersknott Academy
- Head: Mr James Keating B Ed Hons Npqh
- T 01325 241191
- F 01325 241122
- E enquiries@humm…rsknott.org.uk
- W www.hummersknott.org.uk
- A mainstream state school for pupils aged from 11 to 16
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Darlington
- Pupils: 1200
- Religion: Does not apply
- Current Ofsted grade: Good on 16th October 2013
- Previous Ofsted grade: Good on 13th November 2008
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
What the school says...
Academy converter 2011.
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Special Education Needs
The SEN department at Hummersknott prides itself on being a well motivated team, dedicated to encouraging and supporting pupils to reach their potential. Support is provided by * in class support * withdrawal for literacy, numeracy and study skills * provision of an SEN homework club 3-4 nights per week In a recent Ofsted the report said ' There is good support for students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities' they ' do well and make good progress' We currently have a HEADWAY GROUP in Y7/8 for pupils with poor literacy skills and who are working out of their KS.
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder||Y|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory|
|Has SEN unit or class||Y|
|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|