Our SEN Coordinator (SENCO) is Mrs L Knapper. If you would like to get in touch with her, please contact the school office who will be happy to organise a meeting or phone call.
Hill View Primary School has a well established system for children who have special educational needs or disabilities, but we are always looking for ways to improve integration and accessibility. The information below, and in our SEN policy which can be found on the policies page, provide more information on our ways of supporting SEN children. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in contact.
Bournemouth Parent Carer Forum – Bournemouth Parent Carer Forum provide a central voice for all parents and carers of children/adults with sen/education/complex medical needs that live in Bournemouth
Dorset Xchange – The Xchange was launched in response to requests from families of children and young people who are disabled to make it easier to find the information they need. It is a one stop resource for families and was developed in consultation with local parent carer forums and jointly between Dorset County Council and Bournemouth and Poole unitary authorities.
Coping With Chaos – A parent run organisation that supports families caring for a child/children or young person/s with a disability or special educational need. They provide services for families living in Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole.
Autism Wessex – Advice and guidance for parents, carers and families who have children with Autism.
The Communication Trust – A coalition of over 50 not-for-profit organisations who work together to support everyone who works with children and young people in England to support their speech, language and communication.
Council For Disabled Children – The umbrella body for the disabled children’s sector bringing together professionals, practitioners and policy-makers.
The Dyslexia SpLD Trust – A trust that works towards children with Dyslexia SpLD to help them succeed in school.
I Can – An organisation set up to help support children in the UK who suffer with communication issues.
MindEd – A free educational resource on children and young people’s mental health for all adults.
National Sensory Impairment Partnership – NatSIP, the National Sensory Impairment Partnership is a partnership of organisations working together to improve outcomes for children and young people with sensory impairment.