Welcome to Highfield

The Governors, Staff and Students at Highfield School share the vision to develop an outstanding school to cater for those vulnerable young people with special educational needs who require an environment which nurtures and develops their skills and talents, celebrates their individuality and supports them to become as independent as they can be and prepared for the next stage of their lives.

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Latest News

The school will break up on Friday 21st July.

All pupils will return on Wednesday 6th September.

The school will be closed for INSET days Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th September.

The recently appointed Head Teacher has quickly worked out what needs to be done to get the school back on track. Senior leaders have developed an action plan that is sharply focused on strengthening leadership and management, developing the curriculum, and improving the quality of teaching, learning and assessment.