- Henshaws College
- Head: Principal Angela North
- T 01423 886451
- F 01423 885095
- E [email protected]
- A state special school for boys and girls aged from 16 to 24. Type of SEN provision: MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty.
- Boarding: Yes
- Local authority: North Yorkshire
- Religion: Does not apply
- Fees: Contact the college.
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
What the school says...
Henshaws College is a further education College for both residential and day students with learning difficulties and disabilities. The college specialises in visual impairment.
Henshaws College empowers students to:
Maximise their independence and employability
Minimise the effects of their disabilities
Achieve success throughout their adult lives
The emphasis is on seeing the ability in every student and maximising their learning potential by offering the appropriate support to enable each student to achieve their goals, increase their independence, confidence and self-esteem. ...Read more
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Special Education Needs
The college caters primarily for young people with visual impairments and additional or complex needs. There is good wheelchair access. It is no longer vital to have a primary diagnosis of VI - contact the college for information.
|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|
|HI - Hearing Impairment|
|MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty||Y|
|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|