Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

NCC - Virtual School for Children in Care


Type of service:
Local Government Department
Old Gaol Block, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN1 1DN
Telephone number:
0300 126 1000
Service description:
The Virtual School:

- Champions the educational needs of looked after children
- Improves the educational achievement of looked after children
- Monitors admissions, attendance and exclusions and gives support where appropriate

All children and young people in the care of Northamptonshire County Council belong to the virtual school as well as their mainstream school, whether this is in Northamptonshire or out of county.
Age range:
4 years - 18 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Looked After Children
Referral route:
  • Referral By School
  • Referral By Social Worker
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