Special Educational Needs & Disabilities

SEND - Intent, Implementation and Impact Statement.

What support is available in Doncaster for SEND?



What is stimming and why do some children stim?

Repetitive behaviours can be a major part of life for many autistic children and young people. They can be an essential way of regulating emotion and providing someone with a source of comfort or enjoyment that enables them to carry on with their day.

Please review the link below for more details.


School Assemblies - Educating and promoting Inclusion.

World Braille Day
Dyslexia Assembly

Please look out for new updates coming soon. You can visit Doncaster's SEND webpage for updates on upcoming events here: https://www.doncaster.gov.uk/services/schools/specialist-youth-clubs

BBC Bitesize - Toolkit for SEND

SEND Resources:

Parents' SEND resource kit

The document below has some lovely home learning ideas and activities for pupils with Special Educational Needs.

Parents SEND resource kit

CAMHS Resources:


What Special Educational Needs does Willow Primary cater for? 

We welcome all children into our school regardless of their individual needs and we will strive to fully meet their needs. We recognise our responsibility to nurture our children whatever their individual needs and to encourage and help each child to achieve their potential, not only intellectually, but also physically, creatively, emotionally and socially. 

We cater and can cater for children with:

  • SPLD specific learning difficulties
  • MLD moderate learning difficulties 
  • SLD severe learning difficulties 
  • SEMH social emotional mental health 
  • SLCN speech, language and communication needs 
  • PD physical difficulties 
  • ASD autistic spectrum disorder 
  • HI hearing impairment 
  • VI visual impairment 

What policies are in place for children with SEND? 

The following documents and policies are attached for information about Willow Primary School. We are currently updating our SEND Local Offer and SEND policy, the previous policies are below:

New Statutory Requirements from September 2021 - The Engagement Model.

Engagement Model 2020 2021
Rochford Review Report V5 PFDA (3)

Other useful documents:

SEND Local offer Willow Primary Sept 21 (1)
SEND Report 2021/2022 (V5)
Accessibility Plan 2021/23

For further information please contact Mrs Tracy Kirsopp, SENDCo or Mrs Angela Winter SENDCo Support and Parent Link.  

Link to Doncaster Local Offer: