SEND

Welcome to our SEND Information which aims to provide all our stakeholders with the information, aim and mission of the Orchard to support many young heroes with additional needs within their local communities. Orchard School values the abilities and achievements of all its pupils and is committed to providing each pupil with the best possible environment for learning enabling them to thrive.

SEND Policies


SEND Policy
SEND Information Report

SEND Newsletters


21st July 2022

11th – 17th July 2022

SEND took centre stage on Friday 8 July at the 2022 Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Award Ceremony.

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21st June 2022

13th – 19th June 2022

Next week is Learning Disability Week which runs from 20-26 June, 2022.

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21st June 2022

6th – 12th June 2022

Tell us about the transport your children use that is paid for by NELC.

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23rd May 2022

16th – 22nd May 2022

The area has made sufficient progress in addressing all three of the significant weaknesses identified at the initial inspection

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23rd May 2022

11th May 2022

The government has published a green paper on the future of the special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and alternative provision (AP) system and is undertaking a public consultation on the green paper’s proposals.

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23rd May 2022

2nd – 8th May 2022

Did you try the recent ‘I can sing a rainbow’ tutorial? It’s part of a whole playlist of British Sign Language (BSL) tutorials made by your local Educational Team for Hearing and Vision.

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10th May 2022

Summer Term 2022

A range of digital resources for the new childhood nutrition campaign are now available to download from the Campaign Resource Centre.

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27th April 2022

28th – 3rd April 2022

This year, World Autism Acceptance Week is from 28 March to 3 April. It’s the 60th anniversary of the campaign. We are challenging 60 parent carers and professionals to sign up for the National Autistic Society Autism in Girls training.

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14th March 2022

14th – 20th March

Letters went out to all open cases on Tuesday 15 March, 2022 asking for permission to share information with the new provider of SENDIASS from Friday 1 April, 2022.

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7th March 2022

7th – 13th March

You may be aware that we have been expecting an Ofsted/ Care Quality Commission (CQC) Special Educational Needs and Disabilities revisit of North East Lincolnshire Council following on from their initial inspection in July 2018.

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