St Christopher School A GSG School
- St Christopher School
Letchworth Garden City
- Head: Richard Palmer
- T 01462 650850
- F 01462 481578
- E firstname.lastname@example.org
- W www.stchris.co.uk
- A mainstream independent school for pupils aged from 2 to 18
- Boarding: Yes
- Local authority: Hertfordshire
- Pupils: 493
- Religion: Non-denominational
- Fees: Day £10,470 - £17,355; Boarding £18,960 - £29,670 pa
- Open days: October, March, May
- Review: View the Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
What the Good Schools Guide says..
Nowadays firmly rooted in the 21st century, the school retains its new age forward thinking vibe and wears its liberal, family based credentials as a badge of honour...A viral marketing campaign to publicise the forthcoming production of Les Mis, comprising...
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2015 Good Schools Guide Awards
- Best performance by Girls taking Design & Technology Resistant Materials at an English Independent School (GCSE)
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What The Good Schools Guide saysNowadays firmly rooted in the 21st century, the school retains its new age forward thinking vibe and wears its liberal, family based credentials as a badge of honour...A viral marketing campaign to publicise the forthcoming production of Les Mis, comprising stickers of rats appearing randomly all over the school, was underway when we visited – brilliant.
Since 2006, Mr Richard Palmer BEd (Nottingham Trent) FRSA. Has deep rooted history with St Chris - he first came here in his gap year aged 18 as the protégé of his then mentor and DT teacher. ‘Blown away’ by the school and its ethos, he later requested a placement at St Chris to do his teaching practice. Although he has sampled life at other schools, namely St Hugh’s Prep in Woodhall Spa and St John’s College School, Cambridge, where
Special Education Needs
Our strengths lie in supporting pupils with dyslexia, and dyspraxia, though not severe. Occasionally we incorporate successfully a few pupils with Asperger’s Syndrome.
|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|
|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|