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  • Willow Dene School
    Swingate Lane
    SE18 2JD
  • Head: Mr John Camp
  • T 020 8854 9841
  • F 020 8854 9846
  • E contact@willow…
  • W www.willowdene…
  • A special state school for pupils aged from 2 to 16
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Greenwich
  • Pupils: 161
  • Religion: Does not apply
  • Current Ofsted grade: Good on 24th October 2012
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Satisfactory on 14th July 2010
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What the school says...

Willow Dene is a large primary special school which aims to provide high quality education for children with a wide range of learning disabilities - moderate, severe, profound and multiple, complex medical needs, physical disabilities and children with autism.

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Special Education Needs

Willow Dene is a large primary special school that aims to provide high quality education for children with a wide range of learning disabilities: moderate, severe, profound and multiple learning disabilities, complex medical needs, physical disabilities and children on the autistic spectrum. In addition to the direct provision for children, including close multi-professional working with health professionals (SaLT; physiotherapy, OT, music therapy, school nursing service etc), the school has 4 Outreach services - Visual Impairment Service, ASD Outreach Service, the Specific Learning Difficulties Service and the SENCo Project who work to support children with moderate to severe learning difficulties in mainstream schools. All of the outreach projects have close working links with the school as well as supporting children with learning difficulties in mainstream schools and providing training for teachers, support staff and parents. The school had a very successful OFSTED inspection in May 2007.

Condition Provision for in school
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder Y
Aspergers Y
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders Y
CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia
English as an additional language (EAL)
Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory Y
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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