Special Educational Needs (School and Local Offer)

Please click on the document links below to learn about the provision that is made at St. Aldhelm's for children with Special Educational Needs:

St Aldhelm's VA Church Primary School Offer

St Aldhelm's VA Church Primary School SEN Information Report 2017-2018

Parent Information Leaflet Local Offer


Please also see the link below for Somerset's Local Offer on the Somerset Choices Families website:



These organisations offer services for parents/carers of children with special needs

Somerset Parent Carer Forum                                                                                                                                              The Somerset Parent Carer Forum began in October 2012 with an independent group of parent carers united by their experiences, passion and commitment to ensuring that parent carers are invited and empowered to participate in decision making in the Local Authority Health Service and ultimately Government.   http://www.somersetpcf.org.uk

Somerset SENDIAS (Special Educational Needs and Disability Information, Advice and Support)           Formerly known as the Parent Partnership Service, this is a free impartial service for all parents and carers of children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.  /http://www.somersetsend.org.uk

Activity Calendar Short Breaks Somerset County Council                                                                                                     For all children and young people in Somerset with a disability or additional need.  http://online.pubhtml5.com/fuxz/tnuy/


You may also find these web documents of interest and assistance. To return to this page after opening the Code of Practice links, please click the back arrow on the Code of Practics webpage that you have opened.

  • SEND-Code of Practice is the Code of Practice set out by the government.                                                       Click here: SEND Code of Practice.pdf
  • Support Services for Education is a website that shows upcoming courses run in Somerset, which include those for parents.  Although as a school we will provide details of courses for parents that we are made aware of, you can also look on the website yourself by opeining the link.                                                                                    Click here:  http://www.supportservicesforeducation.co.uk
  1. SEND Directory for Parents / Carers and Families
  2. SEN Policy Sept 2018
  3. St Aldhelm's SEND Newsletter Spring 2019
  4. Somerset SEND Newsletter 3rd April 2019
  5. Somerset SEND Newsletter 27th March 2019
  6. Somerset SEND Newsletter 20th March 2019