Dundonald Primary School endeavours to meet the needs of children with SEND (Special Educational Need and Disability). Please read our SEN School Information which outlines how this is achieved, what to expect from the school and what to do if you have a concern as a parent.

The following questions will be answered in the SEND School Information:

  1. How does Dundonald Primary School know if a child needs extra help?
  2. What should I do if I think my child may have SEND?
  3. How will I know how Dundonald Primary School supports my child?
  4. How will the curriculum be matched to my child's needs?
  5. How will the school know how well my child is doing?
  6. How will I know how well my child is doing?
  7. How will you help me support my child's learning?
  8. What support will there be for my child's overall wellbeing? How will my child's personal or medical needs be met?
  9. How will my child be able to contribute their views on how things are going?
  10. What specialist services and expertise are available at or accessed by the school?
  11. What training have the staff supporting children with SEN had or are having?
  12. How will my child be included in activities outside the classroom including school trips?
  13. How accessible is the school environment?
  14. How will the school prepare and support my child when joining Dundonald Primary School, transferring to a new school or planning for the next stage of their education, employment or training?
  15. How are the school's resources allocated and matched to child's special educational needs?
  16. How is the decision made about what type and how much support my child will receive? How will I be involved?
  17. How will I be involved in discussions about planning for my child's education?
  18. How can I be involved in the school more generally?
  19. How can I contact for further information?
  20. What should I do if I am considering whether this is the right school for my child?