Victoria Road, Driffield, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO25 6UG

01377253375

kingsmill.specialschool@eastriding.gov.uk

Admissions

Kings Mill School & Residence Admissions Policy

School Admissions

At Kings Mill School all our pupils have a statement of Special Educational Need or an Education Health Care Plan. The school caters for pupils with a variety of learning difficulties;  profound and multiple learning disabilities, severe learning difficulties, complex medical needs and autistic spectrum disorder from aged 2 – 19 and admissions are coordinated through the East Riding of Yorkshire Councils Special Educational Needs team.

Specific details regarding criteria for school admissions are available through the East Riding's Special Educational Needs 0-25 Team.  Contact details are: 01482 392163 Email: send.enquiries@eastriding.gov.uk

Residence Admissions

The residence provides short break provision for young people currently on the Kings Mill School aged 8 to 18 years and age 19 following request and assessment.

Stays in the residence are determined by a panel of representatives from agencies in conjunction with local authority policy.  The local authority oversees applications and determines which pupils are most suitable for placement in agreement with the school.

For further information please contact Tim Gowthorpe, Residence Head of Care on 01377 253375.  For more specific details regarding criteria for residence admissions please contact the East Ridings Children's Disability Team on: 01482 394000.

Further Information

For further information on Special Educational Needs, Inclusion in schools and admissions criteria: http://www2.eastriding.gov.uk/learning/schools-colleges-and-academies/special-educational-needs/

For further information on the East Riding Local Offer which provides clear accessible information about what services are available in the area for parents, children and young people aged 0 – 25 years with Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) visit: http://www.eastridinglocaloffer.org.uk/

 

Admissions Policy (click on the link to open the admissions policy in PDF format)

School Visits

The school encourages visits for parents of children who are considering a special school placement.

Visits are on pre-arranged set days during the academic year and an appointment needs to be booked with our Home School Liaison, Jayne Duke, by telephoning the school on 01377 253375 option 3.

The dates for the next meetings are:-

Wednesday 23rd January 2019

10am Early years and primary

1.15pm Secondary

Tuesday 26th March 2019

10am Early Years and primary

1.15pm Secondary