The Beeches Independent School

Primary & Secondary
Post 16
Special school

218 Dogsthorpe Road
9 - 19
Other independent special school
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School Description

The school was last inspected in September 2016, when all of the independent school standards were met and it was adjudged to be good. The school changed ownership on 1 August 2018. The new proprietors are Silver Birch Care Holdings Ltd. The company has two directors. They are looking to set up local governance arrangements. The school caters for pupils with special educational needs and/or disabilities . All pupils have an educational, health and care (EHC) plan. Many have a diagnosis of autism and/or communication difficulties. All school placements are funded by local authorities and admission is through local authority referral. At the time of the inspection, pupils were funded by local authorities from Barnet, Bedford Borough, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Central Bedfordshire, Croydon, Hertfordshire, Leicester and Rutland. The headteacher has been in post substantively since September 2018. The deputy headteacher was appointed in October 2019. The school is based in two buildings, on opposite sides of the road. The addresses are 218 and 301 Dogsthorpe Rd, Peterborough PE1 3PB. The school uses one provider for alternative provision, Peterborough Regional College.

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