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Highfurlong School is a co-educational community special school, catering for pupils aged 2-19 with a wide range of special educational needs.  These include physical disabilities, requiring high levels of medical/ therapy input and often with additional learning needs, autism, complex communication needs, sensory impairments and academically higher achieving severe learning difficulties students (SLD). To view our prospectus please click on the image below.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Admissions

Pupils attending the school have clearly identified special educational needs and would usually have a Statement of Special Educational Needs, an Education and Health Care Plan (EHCP) or be in the assessment process for one.

All pupils have an Individual Education Plan (IEP) and a statutory review of the statement is held annually, where the child’s progress is discussed with parents and other professionals and targets set for the following year.

See the Admission Criteria / Policy on our policy and information page.

See our Local Offer here.

See the Blackpool Local Offer here.

See the Lancashire Local Offer here.

Visiting the School and Admissions

Admission to the school is by referral from the Local Authority. Parents are encouraged to visit the school to inform their choice; to arrange a visit of interest or non-preferential visit (NPV), please telephone Blackpool Council’s Special Educational Needs Team or visit their website Blackpool SEND

Special educational needs & disability team:

Blackpool Local Offer / SEN
PO Box 4,
Town Hall,
Municipal Buildings,
Blackpool
FY1 1NA

Telephone: 01253 477100 / 01253 476833
Email: sen@blackpool.gov.uk