I am extremely proud to share the findings from our Ofsted Short Inspection on 15 March which concludes Garlinge Primary School and Nursery continues to be a 'GOOD' school and 'pupils are nurtured at the school and thrive in the calm, orderly environment.
Please click here to view the report.
I hope you enjoy reading the report as much as I did.
A network for those supporting learners with a physical disability. pdnet is a free to join, national network that provides professionals in education with support in promoting positive outcomes for children and young people with physical disability. Our vision is for children and young people with physical disability to achieve as much as other learners at every phase of education, from Early Years Foundation Stage through to Post 16 studies. https://pdnet.org.uk/
The Kent Autistic Trust – a family support information service. www.kentautistictrust.org
For Us Too – a charity run by parents of disabled children – supporting children and young people with disabilities and their families in Swale, Canterbury and Thanet. www.forustoo.org
Kent PACT (Parents and Carers Together) – a voice for parents and carers of children and young people with disabilities and additional needs aged 0-25 years living in Kent. www.kentpact.org.uk
Tree of Hope a crowdfunding charity of choice helping children and young people with a disability or illness by supporting their families to raise funds for specialist care that is not freely available to them via the UK healthcare system. www.treeofhope.org.uk
IASK (Information Advice and Support Kent) offer a free impartial confidential service for Special Educational Needs and Disabilities issues around your child’s education and development. www.kent.gov.uk/iask or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Helpline 03000 41 3000
ICAN: www.ican.org.uk. This website offers a range of information services for parents and practitioners that provides help and advice about speech, language and communication for all school-aged children.
AFASIC: www.afasic.org.uk. This website supports parents and represents children young people with speech, language and communication needs.
Talking Point: www.talkingpoint.org.uk. This website has useful advice for teaching staff around adapting the classroom environment and supplementing teaching approaches.
National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS) www.ndcs.org.uk. This website offers a range of information and advice for children/young people with hearing impairment and their parents.
www.autism.org.uk - this website is a good source for advice and information.
Family Sign Language: www.familysignlanguage.org.uk
British Dyslexia Association: https://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/
IPad Tools for Dyslexic Users: https://www.callscotland.org.uk/common-assets/cm-files/posters/using-the-ipad-to-support-dyslexia.pdf
Microsoft's Suite of Products: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/accessibility