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Newark Hill Academy

Special Educational Needs

Meet the Team

The name of the academy’s SENCO is Mrs Shortland. They can be contacted via the academy office.

You can find the trust-wide SEND policy here.

Details of the local SEND offer can be found by clicking here

Our accessibility plan for ensuring access to all pupils can be found by clicking here

Please see below our most recent SEN information report. 

SEND Information report

Please look at our SEND information report. This is a Sway and can be read, or you can use immersive reader to have it read to you. 

  • Immersive Reader lets anyone hear printed text spoken aloud.
  • You can adjust the text size (and spacing between letters) very easily.
  • You can vary the speed of the spoken text.
  • You can flick between different background colours.


Below for further information on the four areas of need. 




SEND support at NHA

Newark Hill Academy Non-negotiables

SEND at Newark Hill Academy

Our SEN Statement 

At The Newark Hill Academy we want to make sure that every child gets the best support we can offer in order to help them to enjoy their learning, feel confident and happy amongst their friends and make the best possible progress.

Every child has individual needs that will affect their learning. Sometimes children need special support to give them an extra boost or to help them catch up with other children of the same age. They may need this support for a short time or a longer period, but during this time they will be part of our Special Educational Needs (SEN) Register and we will keep a close eye on their progress, look carefully at what special support they need and keep in regular contact with their parents. Children are regularly asked their views and opinions of the learning and support they receive.

Reasonable adjustments will be made for all children with special educational needs to access extra curricular activities and off site visits.      ​​​​​​