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  • The Oaks Secondary School
    Rock Road
    Spennymoor
    DL16 7DB
  • Head: Mrs Andrea English
  • T 01388 827380
  • F 01388 827 314
  • W www.theoaksschool.co.uk/
  • A state special school for boys and girls aged from 11 to 19. Type of SEN provision: ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder; MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty; PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty; SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty.
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Durham
  • Pupils: 263
  • Religion: Does not apply
  • Ofsted:
    • Latest Overall effectiveness 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 19th April 2013
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 25th May 2010
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What the school says...

Opened Autumn 2005. Caters for pupils with a range of special needs including: moderate, severe or profound and multiple learning difficulties and autistic spectrum disorders.

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Special Education Needs

The Good Schools Guide writes: The Oaks Secondary School is a new school catering for pupils with autism, moderate learning difficulties, profound and multiple learning dificulties, and severe learning difficulties. It opened in September 2005.

Condition Provision for in school
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder Y
Aspergers
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders
CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia
Dyscalculia
Dysgraphia
Dyslexia
Dyspraxia
English as an additional language (EAL)
Genetic
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 Y
SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health
SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication
SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty Y
Special facilities for Visually Impaired
SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty
VI - Visual Impairment

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