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(UK) Luton: New special school to meet 'growing demand'; officials 'delighted'/'excited'

Sept 20, 2021, Bedfordshire Live: New secondary special school with sensory studio and physiotherapy room opens in Luton https://www.bedfordshirelive.co.uk/news/bedfordshire-news/new-secondary-special-school-sensory-5939946

East England Windmill Hill School, on York Street, will give free special school places to 120 children in the town…. The Creating Tomorrow Trust and Luton Borough Council (LBC) worked together on the school due to the increased demand for secondary for children and young people with SEND. Cllr Aslam Khan, Portfolio Holder with responsibility for Education, said: “We are delighted to see the opening of Windmill Hill School, which will help to address the growing demand for secondary special school places in the town. …. The town's three other special schools were full, so Windmill Hill School provides much-needed extra capacity in Luton. Kevin Latham, Chief Executive Office, Windmill Hill School, added: “We are both excited and privileged in equal measures to be given the opportunity to work with Luton Council to develop a high-quality provision that compliments the current fantastic special schools in Luton….