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

Fairfields School

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Type of service:
Schools And Education Providers
Address:
Trinity Avenue, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN2 6JN
Telephone number:
01604 714777
Service description:
This special primary school is maintained by the Local Authority.

The school is designated to offer places for 90 pupils.

Pupils who have an Education, Health and Care plan for:

• Autism and Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
• Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD)
• Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD)
• Significant Learning Difficulties (SigLD)

Provision Specifications

Hydrotherapy Pool

Fairfields has an excellent pool, staffed with our own teacher and lifeguard. The pool is 9 meters long and 6 meters wide and is kept at 33 Celsius.

Although used during the school day the pool is often available at weekends and during the evening. Contact the school for more details.

Conductive Education

Conductive Education encourages pupils to learn to control their movements and to use these movements to assist daily living skills.

They run a ‘School for Parents’ group which enables children with physical needs from birth to 4 years to join weekly with two Conductive Education Teachers and their parents to begin to develop their physical and social skills as early as possible.

Contact the school direct for details
Cost:
Free
Age range:
3 years - 11 years
Additional information:
SENCO: Sara Clarkson (Assistant Headteacher) clarksons@fairfields.northants.sch.uk
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Assessment (EHA,EHCP,RMC)
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Professional referral
Last updated on:
04/10/2017
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