Schools for Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD)

There are a number of schools and colleges in the UK offering specialist care and education for children and adults who experience Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD). A selection of these is listed below.

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Address

St Piers School and College
St Piers Lane,
Lingfield,
Surrey,
RH7 6PW

Telephone

01342 831 229

Fax

01342 834 639

Email

Website

http://school.youngepilepsy.org.uk

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Daily

Specialities

Autism / Aspergerís Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Dyspraxia
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
Cerebral Palsy
ADHD
Epilepsy
Touretteís Syndrome
Rett syndrome
Complex health needs

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Address

St Rose
Stratford Lawn,
Stroud,
Gloucestershire,
GL5 4AP

Telephone

01453 763793

Fax

01453 752617

Email

[email protected]

Website

www.stroses.org.uk

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Flexible board
Weekly
Daily

Specialities

Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Visually Impaired
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Cerebral Palsy
Complex health needs

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Address

St. Johnís School and College
St John's School Firle Road Seaford BN25 2HU,
St Johnís College 17 Walpole Road Brighton BN2 0AF,
East Sussex

Telephone

01273 244 000

Fax

01323 872 958

Email

[email protected]

Website

www.st-johns.co.uk

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Flexible board

Specialities

Autism / Aspergerís Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
Gifted Children
Sexual / Emotional / Physical Abuse
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
ADHD
Epilepsy
Touretteís Syndrome
Rett syndrome

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Address

Stanmore House School - Capability Scotland,
Lanark,
ML11 7RR

Telephone

01555 665 041

Fax

01555 665 480

Email

Website

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Flexible board
Daily

Specialities

(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment

Address

Strathmore College Ė Priory Education Services

Telephone

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

https://www.priorychildrensservices.co.uk/find-a-location/strathmore-college-stoke-on-trent/

www.priorychildrensservices.co.uk

Age ranges

Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Daily

Specialities

Autism / Aspergerís Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X

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Address

Sunfield School
Clent Grove,
Woodman Lane,
Clent,
Stourbridge,
DY9 9PB

Telephone

01562 882253

Fax

01562 883856

Email

[email protected]

Website

www.sunfield.org.uk

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board

Specialities

Autism / Aspergerís Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
Cerebral Palsy
Epilepsy
Touretteís Syndrome
Rett syndrome
Complex health needs

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Address

The Children's Trust School
The Children's Trust,
Tadworth Court,
Tadworth,
Surrey,
KT20 5RU

Telephone

01737 365810

Fax

01737 365819

Email

[email protected]

Website

http://www.thechildrenstrustschool.org.uk/

www.thechildrenstrustschool.org.uk

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Weekly
Daily

Specialities

Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Rett syndrome
Complex health needs
Artificially-ventilated breathing and/or tracheostomy

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Address

The Sheiling Ringwood
Horton Road,
Ashley,
Ringwood,
Hants,
BH24 2EB

Telephone

01425 477488

Fax

01425 479536

Email

[email protected]

Website

www.thesheilingringwood.co.uk

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Full board
Weekly
Weekly
Daily
Daily
Respite

Specialities

Autism / Aspergerís Syndrome
Autism / Aspergerís Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
Gifted Children
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Sexual / Emotional / Physical Abuse
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
Cerebral Palsy
ADHD
Epilepsy
Touretteís Syndrome
Rett syndrome
Complex health needs
Artificially-ventilated breathing and/or tracheostomy
Fostering

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Address

Underley Garden School
Kirkby Lonsdale,
Carnforth,
Lancashire,
LA6 2DZ

Telephone

01524 271569

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

https://underleygarden.co.uk/

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Daily

Specialities

Autism / Aspergerís Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Sexual / Emotional / Physical Abuse
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
Cerebral Palsy
ADHD
Epilepsy
Touretteís Syndrome
Rett syndrome
Complex health needs

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Address

Uplands School
The Learning Campus,
Tadpole Lane,
Swindon,
Wiltshire,
SN25 2NB

Telephone

01793 493910

Fax

Email

Website

www.uplands.swindon.sch.uk

Age ranges

Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Daily

Specialities

Autism / Aspergerís Syndrome
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties

Address

Waterloo Lodge School
173 Preston Road,
Chorley,
Lancashire,
PR6 7AX

Telephone

01257 230 894

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

waterloolodge.co.uk/

Age ranges

Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Daily

Specialities

Autism / Aspergerís Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Gifted Children
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Sexual / Emotional / Physical Abuse
ADHD
Epilepsy
Touretteís Syndrome
Complex health needs
Fostering

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Address

WESC Foundation School and College
Topsham Road,
Countess Wear,
Exeter,
Devon,
EX2 6HA

Telephone

01392 454200

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

www.wescfoundation.ac.uk

Age ranges

Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Flexible board
Daily
Respite

Specialities

Autism / Aspergerís Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Visually Impaired
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Cerebral Palsy
Epilepsy
Touretteís Syndrome
Complex health needs

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Address

West Oaks School
Westwood Way,
Boston Spa,
Whetherby,
LS23 6DX

Telephone

01937 844772

Fax

01937 845122

Email

Website

www.westoaks.leeds.sch.uk

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Specialities

(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties

Address

Wilsic Hall School
Wadworth,
Doncaster,
S Yorkshire,
DN11 9AG

Telephone

01302 856382

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

www.wilsichallschool.co.uk

www.wilsichallschool.co.uk

Age ranges

Secondary (9-16)

School types

Full board
Flexible board
Fortnightly
Weekly
Daily
Respite

Specialities

Autism / Aspergerís Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
Sexual / Emotional / Physical Abuse
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
Cerebral Palsy
ADHD
Epilepsy
Touretteís Syndrome
Rett syndrome
Complex health needs

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Address

Woodcroft School
Whitakers Way,
Loughton,
Essex,
IG10 1SQ

Telephone

020 8508 1369

Fax

020 8502 4855

Email

[email protected]

Website

www.woodcroftschool.net/

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)

School types

Daily

Specialities

Autism / Aspergerís Syndrome
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties

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