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Welcome to Castle School


Welcome to Castle School we are a community working together to make a difference by:

  • Respecting and valuing ourselves and others
  • Having fun learning, playing and socialising
  • Aiming high and celebrating success
  • Preparing for life in the wider community

About us

We will:

  • Provide every child with a total learning experience, which addresses all aspects of development
  • Develop every pupil as an individual; promoting independence, confidence and life-long learning through fun and adventure
  • Promote the highest quality of teaching and support, by developing all members of the school community
  • Promote the highest quality of teaching and support, by developing all members of the school community
  • Create an ethos that is warm, safe, friendly, caring, purposeful, positive and professional
  • Develop self-esteem and a positive self-image
  • Listen to and act upon the voice of pupils
  • Value and celebrate achievement
  • Promote healthy lifestyles
  • Have high expectations and
  • Encourage and support all members of our community to work and respect each other.

Facilities available

We have a range of facilities including:

  • Play areas for all ages and provides stimulation and challenge for our young people
  • Hydrotherapy pool
  • Fully equipped gym
  • Computer suite
  • Light Room
  • Soft Play
  • Sensory play area
  • A well equipped library
  • Music out of doors
  • Yoga area
  • Specialist classrooms
  • 6 Form.

 

Additional support

Teaching at Castle School is based on sound knowledge and understanding of each child’s needs.

Teaching is shaping around the way different pupils learn. We have a Multidisciplinary Team to develop personalised learning programmes for students.

Opportunities to follow accredited courses and develop vocational skills will be taken at Key Stage 4 and in 6th Form.

Castle 6th Form offers two or three year courses for Post 16 students who have a statement of Special Educational Need. We provide a full time, five day specialist provision that gives students an individual timetable which is geared to their specific needs and interests.

Students are listened to, supported and encouraged to make their decisions and create their own pathway through 6th Form and beyond.

 

 

 

Learner success

Many of our young people have gained The Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme is run in conjunction with Cambridge Youth Service.

 

 

How to apply

You can apply for courses at Castle School through UCAS Progress. Add courses to your favourites to apply to this provider.

Last updated date: 02 December 2014
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