Many children find some elements of school challenging, and can have difficulties with:
This doesn’t necessarily mean your child has special educational needs, however, in some cases these difficulties may cause a barrier to your child’s learning.
If you have any concerns, first and foremost speak to your child’s class teacher, they know your child best from seeing them on a daily basis. You are also more than welcome to make an appointment to speak to Mrs Hillier our Special Needs Coordinator.
The school works in partnership with parents to meet your child’s needs. This means:
We listen to the views of parents, who are treated equally in decisions
Children are closely monitored and parents are kept informed about their child’s strengths, needs, progress and the extra help they require
We also have access to a wealth of outside agency advise
Formally parents of children with SEN have the opportunity to meet with their child’s class teacher three times a year (during extended parent evenings) to review their child’s learning, you will have the opportunity to discuss:
At Fir Tree Junior School, our mission is to:
Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any worries.
Mrs Sarah Hillier
Special Needs Co-ordinator.