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One singularity of The Lyceum is the emphasis it places on a topic approach – that is, picking up on a subject or theme which will allow the children to experience it through a host of media and disciplines. ‘For me,’ said a parent who has had two children go through the school, ‘this way of learning has been decisive. It allows the children to get immersed and excited in a way which feels very natural.' They are particularly proud of their summer term concert – the so-called ‘summer pudding’. Sport becoming a real strength...


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Since January 2019, Hilary Wyatt, previously head of Eaton Square Kensington (once called Hyde Park School), also owned by Dukes Education. Masters in education, NPQH and is an ISI inspector. She has also been head of pre-prep at Durston House, and has taught pupils from nursery to A level during her nearly 30-year career.


Via assessment and taster session 'to ensure that the school is able to meet the physical, social and learning needs of the child'. Children wanting to join from year 4 upwards are asked to take small online GL assessment in maths and English during their ‘taster’ morning.

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Special Education Needs


Condition Provision for in school
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders Y
CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia
Dyslexia Y
Dyspraxia Y
English as an additional language (EAL) Y
Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory
Has SEN unit or class
HI - Hearing Impairment
Hospital School
Mental health
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

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