Autism Service Directory

Headlands Primary School

Northamptonshire County Council

Main information

Type of service: Day schools, Schools

This is a large primary school with over 400 pupils. The nursery unit has 34 places. The Designated Special Provision (DSP) unit has 24 pupils and these are integrated into a mainstream school as early as possible. The DSP pupils then share a full time learning support assistant within their class with 1 or 2 other DSP children. Integration is 70%+ where appropriate with work stations and the Treatment and Education of Autistic and related Communication handicapped CHildren (TEACCH) approach being used within the class setting. There are opportunities within the DSP unit for small group teaching as appropriate throughout the week.

Eligibility

Age: From age 3 to 11

Aimed at: Child

Gender: All genders

Registrations & Approaches

Specialisms: Has autism-specific elements

Other specialisms: Learning disability

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Northamptonshire County Council

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Contacts

You can contact us by phone email or post.

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Andrew Lakatos - Headteacher

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01604 407098

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head@headlands.northants-ecl.gov.uk

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Web site

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Sue Deighton - Assistant Headteacher

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01604 407098

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senco@headlands.northants-ecl.gov.uk

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Locations

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Bushland Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN3 2NS