Below is our SEND documentation and information for Marine Academy Primary.
SENCo: Headteacher, Mrs. Siobhan Meredith
SEN Leader: Assistant Headteacher, Mrs. Claire Jones
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We believe all children deserve the very best possible start and we aim to enrich the lives of all our pupils.
All children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) are welcome at Marine Academy Primary. Full support will be provided to each child who has SEND requirements with well thought out strategies to overcome any barriers to learning. Marine Academy Primary is a fully inclusive school providing an outstanding and caring education so all pupils can achieve their potential. The Academy has won a range of Inclusion and SEN Awards, including the Education Business Award for Inclusive Education 2015, highly accredited for Education Business Award for
Inclusive Education 2016, GHP Social Care Award for Special Educational Needs Coordinator South West 2017 and GHP Social Care Award for Excellence in Academic Special Educational Needs Management South West England 2018.
Parents are fully involved and the progress of children with SEND is monitored towards meeting specifically identified goals and targets.
Specialist strategies include a strong commitment towards training and developing all teachers and Teaching Assistants in their understanding of SEN to ensure that everyone is a ‘teacher of SEN’. The Academy also has its own Speech and Language Therapist, Miss Kylie Rio, who is based at the Academy full time.
Excellent care, guidance and support contributes significantly to pupils’ personal development to make them all feel safe and secure and make the best possible academic and personal progress.
The SEN School Information Report can be found below.