Dickens Heath Community Primary School

Enabling every child to be the best version of themselves

What types of SEND do we provide for at Dickens Heath Community Primary School?

At Dickens Heath Community Primary School, we aim to address children's needs and support their development in the most appropriate way possible and celebrate children's individual successes. Additional and/or different provision is currently being made in school for children with a range of needs, including: 


  • Cognition and learning - specific learning difficulties - dyslexia, dyspraxia, Downs Syndrome 
  • Sensory and physical - hearing impairment, visual impairment, sensory processing difficulties, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
  • Communication and interaction - autistic spectrum disorder, speech and language difficulties and disorder speech and language. 
  • Social, Emotional and Mental Health - attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, attachment disorder, anxiety disorders, tourette's syndrome