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

Elective Home Education - NCC

Type of service:
Local Government Department
Address:
Northamptonshire County Council, One Angel Square, Angel Street, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN1 1ED
Telephone number:
0300 126 1000
Service description:
Elective Home Education is the term used to describe parents’ decisions to provide education for their children at home instead of sending them to school.
The Local Authority supports the right of parents to educate their child at home and work in partnership with parents to ensure the child receives a suitable education that takes into account their age, ability, aptitude and any special educational needs they may have.

What should you do if you want to educate your child at home?

Parents making this decision should inform the head teacher of your child's school in writing. The school are then required to inform us. If your child has never attended school, please inform us of your decision to educate at home by emailing ehe-admin@northamptonshire.gov.uk

What if my child has special educational needs?

All children can be educated at home regardless of any Special Education Needs or disability.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
5 years - 18 years
Opening hours:
Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 16:30
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Early Years (0-5)
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
04/10/2017
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