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Special Educational  Needs and Disability (SEND) Policy and provision at Desford Community Primary School meets the requirements of the 2014 SEND Code of Practice.


A government guide for parents to SEND legislation is available here. A simplified overview of current Special Educational Needs and Disability  is available here.


The Desford Primary School  SEND Policy  can be accessed here. This document describes how all aspects of pupil Special Educational Needs and Disability are managed at our school.


The link at the bottom of the page will take you to information both outlining and detailing SEND provision at Desford Primary in relation to the Leicestershire Local Authority "Local Offer" .


Taken together, the documents provide a comprehensive description of Special Needs systems and provision at Desford Primary School and in the County, within the context of the national statutory framework.


Both documents contain links to other sources of information about SEND which may be useful to parents.


The Disabled Access Policy also attached to this page  provides information on the way Desford Primary School manages pupil's disabilities (available here).


If you have any questions or queries regarding the Special Educational Needs and Disability at Desford Primary School, please contact  Martin Turnham (Head teacher) or Kerry Bishop (SENDCo) via email or call the school Office on 01455 822379