Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEND)

Special Educational Needs & Disabilities  (SEND)

  ​The school’s SENCo is the Headteacher, Mrs Helen Shaw. The Associate SENCo is Mrs Carole Atkinson; she works in school part time but can always be contacted by email at the following address:

 senco@higham.lancs.sch.uk

Alternatively, an appointment to see Mrs Atkinson can be made via the school office.

The Local Offer sets out at the ‘local authority level’ what the Local Authority expects to be available in every school. This is available here: www.lancashire.gov.uk/SEND

The above website also contains links to many other agencies which provide support to children with SEND and their families.The Lancashire Local Offer FaceBook page has lots of information and support for parents including information on support groups and activities for children with SEND and their families in the local area: www.facebook.com/LancashireLocalOffer/

Key Documents & Information  

 SEN Information Report & Local Offer - January 2019

SEN Policy Updated January 2019
Family Information Network Directory (FIND) Magazine    

Lancashire Local Offer Facebook Page