Harris Academies
All Academies in our Federation aim to transform the lives of the students they serve by bringing about rapid improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration.

What specialist services and expertise are available at the school?

Some of our staff have additional qualifications and specialisms which can be used in the individual planning to help students access the curriculum.
These qualifications are:

•    Moving and Handling in Educational Environment  
•    Occupational Therapy Support
•    First Aid and Defibrillator  trained
•    Sports Coach
•    School Medical officer
•    Bereavement Counselling
•    Consire Counselling
•    Managing Conflict and Aggressive Behaviour
•    Family Mentoring
•    Developing social skills
•    English as an Additional Language
•    DORE  exercise programme
•    Secondary Speech-Link
•    Speech,  Language and Communication Needs
•    ASD
•    ELKLAN language training level 3
•    Higher Level Teaching Assistants in Maths, English and Humanities
•    Assessing for exam access consideration
•    Supporting students with hearing impairment
•    Dyslexia screening testing
•    Read Write Inc phonics and reading programme
•    Learning Support Tutors
•    Senior Learning Support Tutors

The SENCO and Pastoral Team liaises frequently with a number of other outside agencies, for example:

1.    NHS Community Nurse
2.    Supporting Teacher of the Deaf
3.    Speech and Language Consultant
4.    Outreach ICT Consultant
5.    Treetops Outreach Services
6.    Community Paediatrician
7.    Speech Therapy
8.    Educational Psychologist
9.    Social Services
10.    Education Welfare Services
11.    Parent Partnership
12.    Life Coach
13.    Church Youth Worker
14.    Occupational Therapy and Physio Therapy Team