- Parrs Wood High School
- Head: Mr Mark McElwee
- T 0161 446 8640
- F 01614 455974
- E firstname.lastname@example.org
- W www.parrswood.…chester.sch.uk
- A state school for boys and girls aged from 11 to 18.
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Manchester
- Pupils: 1924
- Religion: Does not apply
- Open days: Late October / early November.
- Latest Overall effectiveness Good 1
- Outcomes for children and learners Good 1
- Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Good 1
- Effectiveness of leadership and management Good 1
- 1 Full inspection 5th December 2013
- Previous Ofsted grade: Satisfactory on 22nd March 2012
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
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Special Education Needs
Our SEN staff comprise a faculty within the school, with a wide range of experience across the support and teaching staff within the faculty. The support our students receive combines in-class support and one-to-one sessions with a key member of the team. We have an intervention programme aimed at raising the attainment of those students identified as working at level 3 or below in year 6 of primary school - this intervention begins during the summer term before the students arrive at Parrs Wood for year 7. Since Sept 2004 we have also had specialist provision for hearing impaired students at the school, with the students following a mixed curriculum - supported in mainstream lessons and spending part of the school day working as a group with specialist staff in their own base within school.
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder|
|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|
|Has SEN unit or class|
|HI - Hearing Impairment||Y|
|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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