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  • Manor Green School
    Elizabeth Hawkes Way
    SL6 3EQ
  • Head: Mrs Joolz Scarlett
  • T 01628 513800
  • F 01628 513808
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  • A special state school for pupils aged from 2 to 19 with moderate to profound learning difficulties and autism spectrum disorder
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Windsor and Maidenhead
  • Pupils: 261 (193 boys, 68 girls); sixth formers: 47 (34 boys, 13 girls)
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
  • Ofsted:
    • Latest Overall effectiveness Good 1
      • Outcomes for children and learners Good 2
      • Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Good 2
      • Effectiveness of leadership and management Good 2
    • 1 Short inspection 2nd November 2017
    • 2 Full inspection 7th March 2013

    Short inspection reports only give an overall grade; you have to read the report itself to gauge whether the detailed grading from the earlier full inspection still stands.

  • Previous Ofsted grade: Good on 5th May 2010
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What says..

A cool new building with everything a special needs child could ask for in the way of resources and materials, and delivered with a warm heart. One parent said, ‘The staff skip and hop in the morning with smiles on their faces’. You can’t miss the children’s artwork - a papier mâché dragon swoops at you in the front hallway and the white walls are peppered with bright paintings and collages; in one corner we came across a melting igloo made from milk containers.  One parent summed it up: ‘Because they are proud of the children, they put their artwork up proudly’...

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Since 2016, Mrs Joolz Scarlett, who joined the school in 2013 as assistant head and has also been deputy head here. English and drama degree from Reading; started her career as a class teacher in a local primary school and then worked in a pupil referral unit, as English teacher and assistant head. She grew up in Berkshire, has two children and enjoys horse riding and live music when she has time off from Manor Green and 'our large furry family'.

Academic matters

Since its move in 2010 to chic new premises, the school has gone from strength to strength. The head is happy to have exchanged traditional playing fields for a functional modern school, meeting the demands of its complex and high needs population. Inside, the design radiates calm; lots of wide corridors with ramps...

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Special Education Needs

Holyport Manor is a community special school providing day and residential education for pupils from two to nineteen years who have a range of special educational needs. Pupils have moderate, severe and profound and multiple learning difficulties, physical disabilities, autistic spectrum disorders and communication and language difficulties. All our pupils have a statement for SEN and we have an occupational therapist, speech and language specialist, physiotherapist and a child therapist on site.

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
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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