Education

Education

Guide to choosing a school for a child with SEND

Choosing a school for a child with SEND

Things to think about when choosing a school, types of specialist setting, how to apply.

Educational psychology support

Educational psychology support

How an educational psychologist assesses the needs of children and supports families and schools and how you can get educational psychology support for your child

Guide to school support for children with SEND

School support for children with SEND

Support your child can get in school, how to get their needs assessed and get help with their progress.

Alternative learning provision

Alternative learning provision

Alternative Learning Provision (formerly the Pupil Referral Service) for pupils who can't attend mainstream educational settings.

Funding for SEN in schools and educational settings

Funding for SEN in schools and educational settings

Funding for SEN in mainstream schools, including maintained schools, academies and free schools

Support with visual and hearing impairments

Support with visual and hearing impairments

Sensory support services for children with hearing, vision or multisensory impairments.

Education option post 16

Education options after 16 years old

Further education, special schools and colleges, courses and qualifications, including what’s legally required.

Support for children who go to school outside of Bristol

Support for children who go to school outside Bristol

Where to find information about the SEND Local Offer for education in neighbouring local authorities.