Gayhurst School A GSG School
- Gayhurst School
- Head: Gareth Davies
- T 01753 882690
- F 01753 887451
- E email@example.com
- W www.gayhurstschool.co.uk
- A mainstream independent school for pupils aged from 3 to 11
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Buckinghamshire
- Pupils: 341
- Religion: Church of England
- Fees: £11,460 to £14,550 pa
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
What The Good Schools Guide says..
Set in a beautiful five acre site, it’s no surprise that sports is a major focus here, and there’s a reassuringly inclusive attitude towards it. The approach towards academia is the same, making this a school for mixed abilities, where all can and do achieve. More of a family feel than anything too institutional, and there’s an emphasis on….
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What The Good Schools Guide says
Since September 2016, Gareth Davies, previously head of Alleyn Court School in Essex. A mathematician, he has a BA and PGCE from Welsh universities, MEd from Cambridge, is an ISI inspector and has always worked in prep schools. A rugby enthusiast, he is married to Lisa, and they have two young daughters.
Non-selective up until year 2, after which there are tests for reading and maths and a ‘gentle’ interview. Nursery has 24 pupils, reception has 34. There are two classes of 20 in year 2 and year 3 upwards is now four classes of 16 per year, with space being made available by the phasing out of year 7s and 8s altogether by 2018. Originally a boys’ school, it became co-ed in 2008. ‘I’d say it’s a prep school for boys that girls can...
Special Education Needs
We provide learning support, on an individual basis, for children assessed as having specific learning difficulties, including Neurodevelopmental Delay, in both the Junior and Senior Departments.
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder||Y|
|Aspergers Syndrome [archived]|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders [archived]|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|Delicate Medical Problems [archived]|
|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|