- The Shires
- Head: Mrs Marina Gough
- T 01780 411944
- F 01780 411945
- E email@example.com
- W www.theshires.org.uk
- A special independent school for boys and girls aged from 11 to 19. Type of SEN provision: ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder; SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty.
- Boarding: Yes
- Local authority: Rutland
- Pupils: 17
- Religion: None
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
What the school says...
We provide specialist residential care and education for young people aged 11 to 19 who have autism, severe and moderate learning disabilities. The Shires Post 19 provision enables us to continue to meet the needs of adults up to the age of 65.
Our experience, training and qualifications enable us to set and maintain the very highest standards for working with and caring for the children and young adults with autism.
Parents and placing authorities respect and value our professionalism, warmth and integrity and the way we strive to create a family-like ethos and a homely atmosphere. ...Read more
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Special Education Needs
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder||Y|
|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|
|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||Y|
|Special facilities for Visually Impaired|
|SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|VI - Visual Impairment|