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(UK) S. Carrick: $5.2M (US) for new SPED school; includes "trampoline room," "sensory room"

Sept 11, 2018, Carrick Gazette: Pupils start at new Invergarven School https://www.carricktoday.co.uk/news/pupils-start-at-new-invergarven-school-1-4796431 The education of children and young people with additional support needs in Girvan and South Carrick has been transformed thanks to significant investment from South Ayrshire Council. … The new £4m [$5.2M US dollars] school for primary and secondary children and young people with additional support needs replaces the 1870 building on Henrietta Street and has been built by CBC in the grounds of Girvan Academy. The school provides spaces for learning and teaching including a sensory room, life skills kitchen, multi-use hall, a rebound therapy trampoline room, hydrotherapy pool and external areas that support outdoor learning. The new school also increases capacity by around a third with 20 children and young people able to be taught at any one time (up from 15 at the old school)….