The Elms School A GSG School
- The Elms School
- Head: Mr A Thomas
- T 01684 540344
- F 01684 541174
- E email@example.com
- W www.elmsschool.co.uk
- A mainstream independent school for pupils aged from 3 to 13
- Boarding: Yes
- Local authority: Herefordshire
- Pupils: 156
- Religion: Church of England
- Fees: Day £8,805 - £19,650; Boarding £22,950 pa
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
What The Good Schools Guide says..
Not immediately impressive, the main school buildings abut the main road, yet to walk through the gates is a revelation. The school backs onto 150 acres of pristine gardens, beautifully maintained games fields and a small working farm complete with...
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What The Good Schools Guide saysNot immediately impressive, the main school buildings abut the main road, yet to walk through the gates is a revelation. The school backs onto 150 acres of pristine gardens, beautifully maintained games fields and a small working farm complete with pigs, cows and horses. There are proper napkins at mealtimes, and grace is said. Some staff keep dogs in their classrooms...
Since September 2010, Mr Alastair J L Thomas. Mid-30s and married with two young daughters, the eldest of whom is at the school. A degree in French from Kings' College, London was followed by a brief stint at John Lewis before he joined Kingshott Prep School, where he became head of French. Moved to The Downs School nearby as head of French and Latin before becoming deputy head at Lambrook in Ascot.
A very social...
Special Education Needs
The school intentionally includes a wide ability range including SEN and gifted children who receive support, either individually, or within the usual teaching environment, according to individual requirements.
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder|
|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|