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Everything runs like clockwork, the ‘absolutely amazing’ staff fizzing with enthusiasm as they encourage their charges up and down the stairs to the next exciting activity. Parents reckon they’re ‘really good at understanding boys’ and ‘tailor their approach to instil a sense of self-belief’. Parents say there’s a clear focus on keeping the boys on track academically, but ‘never too much pressure’ and boys explained that ‘it’s okay to make mistakes’. Dr Dunn’s view about homework is...

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Since 2015, Zoe Dunn BEd PhD, an English literature specialist with an impressive pedigree. Schooled at a Kent grammar, she did her degrees at Homerton, Cambridge and continued to teach reception children throughout her postgrad. After five years at The Hall, she became deputy, then head of juniors, at the Royal School, followed by a sabbatical studying social and emotional learning in schools across Sweden and the US. She then founded and led a local primary - the Rimon Jewish Free Primary School - for four terms, before taking maternity leave. Feels she has found ‘her educational home’ within the UCS foundation and relishes the intellectual stimulation of engaging with colleagues across the three schools.

Parents can't speak highly enough of her, calling her a ‘charismatic powerhouse of compassion and intellectual...

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Special Education Needs


Condition Provision for in school
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder Y
Aspergers Y
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders Y
CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia
Dyscalculia Y
Dysgraphia Y
Dyslexia Y
Dyspraxia Y
English as an additional language (EAL) Y
Genetic Y
Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory
Has SEN unit or class Y
HI - Hearing Impairment Y
Hospital School
Mental health Y
MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty Y
MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment Y
Natspec Specialist Colleges
OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability Y
Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty Y
PD - Physical Disability
PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty
SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health Y
SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication Y
SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty
Special facilities for Visually Impaired
SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty Y
VI - Visual Impairment Y

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