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(UK) Wiltshire: New special school for 130 to meet "growing demand for places"

Mar 13, 2023, BBC News: Wiltshire plan for new special education school

SW England

A school providing 130 places for pupils with special educational needs and disabilities is to be built in Wiltshire.

The Department of Education will fund and build the free school likely to open in 2026, according to the council….

"Wiltshire Council is committed to having the right specialist support for pupils with SEND so they can enjoy their time at school, and this is good news for our Wiltshire children,"

Cabinet Member for SEND Jane Davies said: "We already have allotted significant investment to creating extra SEND places but this Department of Education commitment to building a new school for SEND pupils is a very welcome addition. …


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