Special Educational Needs

    If you would like to discuss your child's Special Educational Need or disability then please contact the Special Educational Needs Coordinator (Mrs. E. Balfour) via the school office.

    Please click on the links below to know more about how Markeaton's provision for Special Educational Needs children, some of the national changes that have been made and some of our own targets: 

    Accessibility Targets September 2023-24

    Letter to parents about changes to Special Educational Needs 2014

    SEND School Information Report 2023-24

    SEND Policy September 2023

    *NEW* SEND Action Plan September 2023

    SEND Code of Practice (regularly updated on website)


    Useful links for parents/carers of SEND children in Derby:

    Home - The Derby Direction

    Derby's SEND Local Offer - Derby City Council

    Disabled children and young people: the Light House - Derby City Council

    Travel and transport for SEND children - Derby City Council

    Bridge the Gap|Child Mental Health|Derby |Emotional Literacy (jwbridgethegap.com)

    Derby SEND | Information & Advice Support Service (SENDIASS) (derbysendiass.org.uk)

    Action For Children (actionforchildren.org.uk)

    Family Hub | Whats On Apr-Jul 2024

    Autism - Parent Training & Support | May/June 2024


    Summer 2024 online parenting classes from FACE are listed below
    Please note, not all sessions will be applicable to primary-aged children