(UK) Tilbury: New special school for 100; severe learning difficulties/autism

May 6, 2022, FE News: Tilbury Douglas completes construction of Prospect House

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Tilbury Douglas has completed the construction of Prospect House, a Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) school in Blackley, Manchester.

The new school, commissioned by the Department for Education, provides places for 100 pupils, aged from three to 11, of which 10 will be early-years places. The pupils attending have a wide range of special educational needs, including severe learning difficulties (SLD), profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD) and autism. Some of the pupils also have significant medical needs, physical disabilities or sensory impairment….

Phil Shaw, Divisional Director (North West) for Tilbury Douglas, shared: “We’re delighted to have completed Prospect House and provide exceptional facilities for 100 students with special educational needs and disabilities. …