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What is the profile of SEN at Millfield Primary School?

The Code of Practice 2014 defines SEN as:

 

'A child or young person has SEN if they have a learning difficulty or disability which calls for special educational provision to be made for them. A child of compulsory school age or a young person has a learning difficulty or disability if they:

  • ​have a significantly greater difficulty in learning than the majority of others of the same age: or
  • have a disability which prevents or hinders them from making use of educational facilities of a kind generally provided for others of the same age in mainstream schools'.
 

 

Currently our profile for 2016-17 shows that at Millfield Primary School 14% of our children are identified as having SEN, with approximately 4% having a Statement/Education Health and Care Plan.

 

This is made up of the following groups:

 

  • ​32% of those children on our SEN Profile have needs linked to Cognition and Learning including maths, reading, writing and a range of specific learning difficulties such as dyslexia, dyspraxia and dyscalculia.
  • 50% of those children on our SEN Profile have needs linked to Communication and Interaction including speech, language and social communication and interaction disorders such as Asperger's and Autism.
  • 11% of those children on our SEN Profile have needs linked to Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties including ADHD, ADD, eating disorders, anxiety disorders and depression.
  • 8% of those children on our SEN Profile have needs linked to Physical and/or Sensory difficulties including disabilities affecting vision, hearing and mobility.
We are pleased to announce we have successfully achieved a national award.......Families First Quality Award. This award recognises organisations that demonstrate excellence in providing information, advice and support to local families. It also includes additional standards that recognise excellence in helping families with special educational needs and disabilities.
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