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K - SEN Support
Your child is receiving over and above the Quality First Teaching that all of our children receive, to support them in their specific area of need. They may also have access to the advice of an Outside Professional e.g. Speech and Language Therapist, Educational Psychologist etc. regarding their individual needs.
Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP)
This was previously known as a Statement of SEN*
*If your child has a Statement of SEN this will be changed over to an EHCP by the Local Authority. You will be contacted when it is your child's turn to go through this process. If you have any questions about this please speak to your child's SENCO.
Your child is legally entitled to a certain amount of hours support each week. This support can include in class support, small group work or 1 to 1 support.
SEN CATEGORY (Area of Need)
Cognition and Learning Difficulties
SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulties
MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulties
SLD - Severe Learning Difficulties
PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties
ADHD - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
ADD - Attention Deficit Disorder
Communication and Interaction Needs
SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication Needs
ASD - Autism Spectrum Disorder
Sensory and/or Physical Needs
VI - Visually Impairment
HI - Hearing Impairment
MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment
PD - Physical Difficulty
MED - Complex Medical Needs