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I am the SENDco for St. Clare's.  If you have any concerns about your child possibly having additional needs or your child has been identified as having additional needs and you would like to speak to me, please contact me directly via my email address or by ringing the school office to make an appointment. 


Telephone: 0161 740 4993


COVID-19 has had a massive impact on our whole country and school community.   With this in mind, please see the resources below which may help support you and your child during these tough times.



Useful Links for external support services for parents with children with Special Educational Needs  



SEND policy


Local Offer


Matching Needs to Provision Tool

SEND School Profile


SEND Governors Reports

Current Interventions / Provision Mapping at St Clare's


Tuition - out of school hours 8.30-9.30/3-4pm


Better Reader




Small Writing Groups


Socially Speaking




Word Wasp


Cooking Group


Power of 2




Social Stories


5 Minute Box



Reading for Meaning


EAL Vocabulary work


Plus 1


Targeted Maths Intervention


SALT programme


Nuffield Early Language 


Play Therapy


Lego Therapy




Tummy Full of Fireworks


Stop Bugging Me



Madeline Portwood Programme


Jenny Moseley


Motor Skills Group




Basic Maths Skills


Pull Your Socks Up


Forest School


Rainbow Group


101 Activities for Challenging Behaviour


Time Intervention 


In the folders below, you will find a bank of resources that may be useful to support your child's specific learning needs. 


SEMH Resources                    Literacy Resources                      Maths Resources





We have teaching assistants trained in many interventions.  These interventions support our pupils in many different ways.  If you feel your child would benefit from some specific support, please speak to your child's class teacher or contact me directly to discuss your concerns further.   


If you need any further support, I am here to help. Please do not hesitate to contact me via the school office number or directly on my email address above.

Mrs. J. O'Keefe