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Parents describe 'an amazingly calm and welcoming atmosphere; it was a bit like house-hunting when you walk into a property and you know it’s "the one" – we walked down the school drive...turned to each other and said "yes, this is the school for our son".' This boy-centric school exudes energy and enthusiasm – plenty of competition in everything from sport to reading and times tables. Apart from the occasional grumble about homework, the boys are a happy bunch. They describe the teachers as 'friendly' and whilst they are undoubtedly kept very busy…

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What The Good Schools Guide says

Head master

Since September 2018, Andrew Whittaker BEd FCTT.

Entrance

Not selective at 3+ and 4+; higher up, prospective candidates spend a day at the school.

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Special Education Needs

Our SEN provision is mainly for boys with differing degrees of dyslexia, some A.D.D. and some dyspraxia.

Condition Provision for in school
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder Y
Aspergers Y
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders Y
CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia
Dyscalculia
Dysgraphia
Dyslexia
Dyspraxia
English as an additional language (EAL)
Genetic
Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory
Has SEN unit or class
HI - Hearing Impairment
Hospital School
Mental health
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

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