Glyne Gap School A GSG School
- Glyne Gap School
- Head: Kirsty Prawanna
- T 01424 217720
- F 01424 734962
- E firstname.lastname@example.org
- W www.glynegap.e-sussex.sch.uk
- A special state school for pupils aged from 2 to 19 with severe and profound learning disabilities, physical disabilities, autism, and medical needs.
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: East Sussex
- Pupils: 114
- Religion: Non-denominational
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- Latest Overall effectiveness Outstanding 1
- 16-19 study programmes Outstanding 1
- Early years provision Outstanding 1
- Outcomes for children and learners Outstanding 1
- Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Outstanding 1
- Effectiveness of leadership and management Outstanding 1
- 1 Full inspection 1st July 2015
- Previous Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 21st January 2010
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
What The Good Schools Guide says..
It feels a really happy place as soon as you enter. Very busy – the kids carry the dinner lists to the kitchen after selecting their options every morning; we saw one child tarrying after doing this. Apparently, she’d just learnt to walk independently and was enjoying...
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What The Good Schools Guide says
Since 2013, Kirsty Prawanna (late 30s), used to be head of the Glyne Gap FE Faculty at Bexhill College. Like many of the staff team at Glyne Gap, she is home grown talent, having first worked at the school in 1996. She trained as a mainstream English and drama teacher, did Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO), as well her advanced diploma in special needs. Some parents said they shed tears of relief when they heard who the new head was – they are confident that she will uphold the inspirational ethos of the school There are three heads steering the three sections of the school (FE faculty, upper school and lower school) with Kirsty leading them.
One of the head’s three children is a pupil here, her husband has no formal link...
Special Education Needs
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder||Y|
|Aspergers Syndrome [archived]|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders|
|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||Y|
|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|