The following are the main contacts for Special Educational Needs and Disability at Catchgate Primary School:
- Mrs Joanne E. Shaw is the Head Teacher and joint Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator with Mrs Julie McDonald
- Mrs Katherine Hardy is our designated SEN Governor
It is the SENCO’s job to:
Oversee the day-to-day operation of the school’s SEN policy
Liaise with the relevant Designated Teacher where a looked after pupil has SEN
Advise teachers on using a graduated approach to providing SEN support
Advise on the deployment of the school’s delegated budget and other resources to meet the pupil’s needs effectively
Liaise with parents/carers of pupils with SEN
Liaise with and be a key point of contact for external agencies
Ensure that the school keeps the records of all SEN pupils up to date
Work with the head teacher and school governors to ensure that the school meets its responsibilities with regard to reasonable adjustments and access.
If you have any questions or concerns about your child and/or SEND, Mrs Shaw or Mrs McDonald can be contacted on 01207 234252 or you can make an appointment by calling into school.
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Contact Mrs McDonald for any information regarding SEND
For any information about SEND please complete the e-mail form below. Mrs McDonald will respond to your e-mail as soon as possible depending on her teaching commitments. If your request is more urgent please contact school direct on 01207 234252 and our Admin staff will direct your query to the correct person. Thank you.