Welcome to the Kingsmead School AEN Department.
Kingsmead is a fully inclusive school with an outstanding reputation for work with young people who have additional needs.
Our experienced and dedicated team of Teaching Assistants provide excellent in class, individual and small group support.
Specialised areas within the School include the Inclusion Centre which provides a nurturing environment for specific learning difficulties and the Student Welfare Office for pastoral guidance.
Our individual curriculum includes Boys/Girls Groups; Healthy Eating; Horse riding; Gym visits; Forest School; Swimming and Motor Skills. Our older Student Mentors work 1:1 with younger pupils in a variety of supporting roles, developing and enhancing our inclusive environment.
A complete outline of the support we provide can be found in the school’s AEN Local Offer (under ‘Information’ on the Home Page).
Top 6 useful websites:
I CAN - The Children's Communication Charity www.ican.org.uk
Autism Education Trust www.autismeducationtrust.org.uk
The British Dyslexia Association www.bdadyslexia.org.uk
Dyspraxia Foundation www.dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk
Maths Learning Disability Resource www.dyscalculia.org
Somerset Parent Carer Forum - click here
MindEd Hub - https://www.minded.org.uk