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Our Place Schools Total communication policy

Our web site provides you with everything you need to know about Our Place. Here are some of the questions that are most frequently asked by parents and guardians.
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Our Aims

Our Place Schools - Our Aims

Our aim to provide a homely, caring environment individually tailored to a young person's needs has proved its effectiveness time after time through a number of positive outcomes
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Friends of Our Place

Our Place Schools - Keeping in touch

Our Place have created an opportunity for members of the community and those from other areas with expertise to get involved in a new initiative called Fresh Fields Learning which is a project designed to develop our extensive grounds and use them to enhance the learning and development of our young people. Read more

Welcome to Our Place Schools
- a school for children and young people with special educational needs

Our Place provides a caring and safe environment for children up to the age of 19 of mixed gender with special educational needs (including Autistic Spectrum Disorders) and associated challenging behaviours.

The residential provision is in a fully converted 1920s house, which helps to maintain a welcoming and homely atmosphere.

The surrounding grounds have several areas of interest and stimulation including a sensory garden, patio area, work shed, vegetable and fruit patch, water play area, play equipment, all weather paths, coppice and nature area with a pond and small animal area.


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Latest News from the school

June 2017
We would like to welcome some new members to the senior management team, Michelle Kiesslinger joins us as Head of Business, Katie Walker as Head of HR and Holly Kent who is in charge of staff welfare.


April 2017
Our Place now has a Facebook page dedicated to Job Vacancies…more


September 2016
On Friday, 30th September, Our Place took part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning - more


October 2016
Friends of Our Place sets up development meeting more


September 2016

Our Place receives best Ofsted Report to date more

On Friday, 30th September, Our Place took part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning - more


September 2016
We have some great news about our recent Ofsted inspection.  Watch this space for future details.


August 2016
School's out for Summer
Summer Holidays - more


February 2016
Changes in care - more
Changes in Education - more


September 2015
New head of education for Our Place... more


July 2015
No newts is good news ... more


June 2015

Open Day .... more

A new head of care ... more


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