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(UK) Grantham opens SPED school; providers are 'excited'

Nov 22, 2019, (UK) Grantham Journal: Plan revealed for special needs school to be opened on Grantham business park https://www.granthamjournal.co.uk/news/plan-revealed-for-special-needs-school-to-be-opened-on-grantham-business-park-9091138/ A children’s care provider is looking to open its first standalone school for children with special educational needs on a Grantham business park. Esland Care, which operates 31 homes nationwide for children with a range of specialist needs, wants to convert the Newton Chambers Offices on Isaac Newton Way, Alma Park, into an independent facility for 30 to 35 children. A spokesman for Esland Care said: “We are excited to be opening a service in Grantham to meet the local demand and also look forward to offering employment opportunities locally…. The company says there will be ample parking on site for staff and children being dropped off or picked up.