ATLAS Centre; Access to Teaching, Learning and Support
A learning space for bespoke & targeted EAL intervention Timetable lessons for specific withdrawal groups within Years 8 & 9 Offer of targeted provision dependent on EAL ability; grammar workshops, basic phonics etc.
Development of EAL paired reading programme through tutor time Support for parents of EAL students during any admissions process (through staff with identified language skills) Continued collaborative partnership with parents through Family Learning programme Capacity to offer in lesson support for EAL students with greatest area of need.
Don Bosco House; A centre for Nurture & Wellbeing Provision
Fully staffed for 25 hours per week (plus break & lunch daily) Timetabled Year 7 Nurture group Weekly mentoring slots for all ASD students Breakfast club every morning for students identified through consultation with HoY/JD Lunchtime drop in sessions available daily Specific ‘wellbeing’ slots available to students with bespoke MH support from MH trained staff within school Extension of Nurture provision beyond Year 7 through targeted intervention for students Support for students with on-going/one-off medical needs Collaborative work with BEP & MH ambassadors to provide further training & CPD for all staff.