Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

Ashlands Church of England First School is a fully inclusive school and we are proud of the way that our school manages the needs of all children, including those who require SEND support and/or have disabilities.

 Our School Special Educational Needs and disability Co-ordinator is Miss Nicola Ball.  Miss Ball is the Executive Head of the Ashlands and Misterton Federation.  She can be contacted on 01460 73437 or 01460 72745 if you have any queries regarding Special Educational Needs or if you need to make an appointment.  Our SEND Governor is Elisabeth Clemow.

On this page you will be able to read our local offer and parent/carer information guide to SEND at Ashlands Church of England First School, our most recent Governor report and our SEND policy. You will also be able to access other useful information, such as an information leaflet for parents, which was created by the Crewkerne and Ilminster partnership.

Our school has co-produced our SEND policy with families, children and young people. It was approved by the governing body in September 2017.

Nicola Ball SENDCo

Ashlands and Misterton Federation’s offer in support of pupils with Special Educational Needs and or Disability (SEND) – Information Report 201617

Crewkerne & Ilminster Partnership SEND Information Leaflet for Parents – Ashlands


Accessibility plan 2016 – 2018 Ashlands

Local Offer Accessibility PlanV8

Further impartial advice can be found through contacting the Somerset Parent Partnership on 01823 355578 or at enquiries@somersetparentpartnership.org.uk or through visiting their website at http://www.somersetparentpartnership.org.uk/spp

Somerset County Council’s local offer can be viewed at www.somersetchoices.org.uk.

Click on the icon below for the SEN Parent Questionnaire results for 2016-2017:-