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  • Larwood School
    Webb Rise
    SG1 5QU
  • Head: Mr S Trimble
  • T 01438 236333
  • F 01438 236 363
  • E
  • A special state school for pupils aged from 5 to 11
  • Boarding: Yes
  • Local authority: Hertfordshire
  • Pupils: 64
  • Religion: Does not apply
  • Current Ofsted grade: Good on 17th January 2014
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Satisfactory on 13th July 2012
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

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Special Education Needs

Larwood School is a primary day/residential special school for boys and girls with emotional and behavioural difficulties. Our school ethos and approach to pupil behaviour management is underpinned by the philosophy and belief that children will respond well when adults treat them positively. We therefore look to praise the children when their behaviour is positive, appropriate and when they engage in learning. The staff, governors and pupils of Larwood School are very proud of all they achieve.

Condition Provision for in school
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders
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
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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