Every child is an individual and at some point in their school career, any pupil may need additional support. This may be due to a learning or language need, a physical disability or injury or medical need or an emotional need. The support given by Thurlbear Primary School is carefully matched to meet the child’s needs and is always in consultation with Parents and Carers.
Further information regarding SEND ( Special educational Needs and Disabilities) can be found on the Somerset Choices website, the link for which is below:
As a school we are committed to achieving the Somerset Core Standards for SEND, these are the Core Standards of Education that the local Authority expect to be available.
They can be found on:
Please follow these links to find out more about how your child may be supported. There is lots of information held in these documents, so please do take the time to read them at your leisure.
"Whoever humbles himself like this child is the greatest in the kingdom of Heaven. Whoever receives one such child in my name receives me."
If you have any questions, please contact our SENCO
Mrs Claire Sweeney whose working days are Wednesday and Thursday and can be found by emailing: