Two Rivers High School A GSG School
- Two Rivers High School
Silver Link Road
- Head: Gail Brindley
- T 01827 475690
- F 01827 475697
- E headteacher@twori…high.staffs.sch.uk
- W www.tworiversschool.net
- A special state school for pupils aged from 11 to 19
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Staffordshire
- Pupils: 178
- Religion: Does not apply
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- Current Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 10th December 2014
- Previous Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 11th December 2009
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
- Linked schools: Two Rivers Primary School
What The Good Schools Guide says..
Students start in September with eggs - boiled, fried and scrambled - and then build their skills following the Jamie Oliver BTec basic cooking. This year they have moved from leek and potato soup through to chicken fajitas and Thai curry. 'I liked making curry at home,' one boy said.
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2015 Good Schools Guide Awards
- Best performance by Girls taking ICT at an English Comprehensive School (ELQ Band A)
What The Good Schools Guide says
Since January 2016, Gail Brindley. Formerly 18 years as a music teacher, and latterly nine years as director of music and deputy head of sixth form at Northampton High School, an independent selective school, Brindley moved to Two Rivers as a music and mathematics teacher and was promoted through head of year, data manager and assistant head.
Calm, approachable and unflappable, praised by one parent for her 'lovely smile and reassuring manner', it is easy to see why she was chosen against external competition to head the school.
Since her appointment Brindley has worked on creating more of a nurturing environment for students in years 7 and 8 to bridge the gap between primary and secondary. Now pupils spend more time with their form tutor. Those who can...
Special Education Needs
Two Rivers is a community school providing for pupils from two to nineteen years with a range of special educational needs including moderate and severe learning difficulties, sensory and physical impairments, emotional and behavioural difficulties and autistic spectrum disorders. The school was formed from the federation of Park and Quince schools and has a lower and upper site. The lower site comprises primary school, nursery and sixth form centre and has provision for pupils with profound and multiple learning difficulties. The upper site is the secondary school.
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder||Y|
|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|
|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|