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

The Walnuts School


Type of service:
Schools And Education Providers
Admiral Drive, Hazeley, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK8 0PU
Telephone number:
01908 563885
Service description:
The Walnuts School is an all age community residential special school and Children’s Home currently catering for pupils from Foundation to Year 14. All pupils are on the autistic spectrum or have social communication difficulties. There are 26 classes, each with a teacher and between two and five teaching assistants.

The school is divided into three departments each led by an Assistant Headteacher. The Lower School Department is based at Hertford Place, Bletchley; Middle School and most of the Upper School Department, together with the residential accommodation, are based at the main site in Hazeley, and the majority of our Post 16 students are based at Fenny Stratford, Bletchley.

The Walnuts Children’s Home has places for up to six young people on 52 week placements. There are also a number of places available for time limited, term time provision in order to bring about targeted improvements in behaviour and independence skills.
Not provided
Age range:
0 - 19 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Child With A Statement
  • Child With An Education, Health And Care Plan (EHC)
Referral route:
  • Local Authority Referral
  • Via Education, Health And Care Team
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