SEND – Local Offer

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND): an overview of current legislation

The Children and Families Act, becomes law and will be implemented from September 2014. This will result in changes to the way you and your child will receive support from your local council, health and social care services and education providers (nurseries, schools or colleges).

The document below contains detailed information on the following areas:

  • Statements of special educational needs and Learning Difficulty Assessments 
  • SEN support (School Action and School Action Plus)
  • At St George’s Lower School, this means:
  • The School Ethos and Values – Inclusion for all
  • How do we involve parents?
  • What are Special Educational Needs and Disabilities?
  • How do I know if my child has Special Educational Needs?
  • Who are the best people to talk to in this school about my child’s difficulties with learning/Special Educational Needs and/or Disability (SEND)?
  • What is the SEND Local Offer?
  • How is extra support allocated to children and how do they move between the different levels?
  • What are the different types of support available for children with SEND at St. George’s?
  • How will we measure the progress of your child in school?

SEND Local Offer – St George’s 2014

SEND information leaflet for parents

Central Bedfordshire’s Local Offer web page