SEND stands for Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. On this page, you will find details of Brockswood’s SEND provision, which explains how we support children with SEND. We would really welcome feedback from parents as to how useful this is and how well the information is presented as well as any improvements that you think would be helpful. For more information, please read our SEND Information Report and our SEND Policy.
Mrs O’Sullivan is in charge of SEND at Brockswood Primary and Nursery School.
Supporting Pupils at School with Medical Conditions
Brockswood Primary School wishes to ensure that pupils with medical conditions receive appropriate care and support at school. This policy has been developed in line with the Department for Education’s guidance released in April 2014 “Supporting Pupils at School with Medical Conditions”.
Brockswood Primary and Nursery School statement on high quality provision and outcomes for children and young people with SEND
The special educational needs and disability (SEND) code of practice (2015) requires all local authorities to describe the special educational provision it expects to be available for children and young people who have SEND. This information describes the arrangements schools should have in place for Hertfordshire children and young people with SEND. Please click here to read more.
Who can I contact for further information?
Special Educational Needs and Disability Information Advice and Support Service (SENDIASS) is an impartial service funded by Hertfordshire County Council. Their expertise and training in special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), and disagreement resolution help them to help parents. They offer a personalised, confidential service to help parents understand how special educational needs are assessed and managed, so that they can make informed decisions about their child’s education. The contact details are:
Other useful contacts:
KIDS are a national charity providing a wide range of support services to disabled children, young people and their families.