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Education Services

Kingsbrook School unlocks the potential in young people, supporting them to achieve their aspirations and look to the future with confidence and optimism. Our school provides the personalised education and specialist support our students need to re-engage with learning.

We guide our students to address their social, emotional and mental health difficulties and regain control of their lives. They build the confidence, self-esteem and resilience that enables them to rise to new challenges and progress academically. We prepare children and young people for secure and productive lives, where they contribute positively to society as active citizens.

“In lessons, pupils benefit from the one-to-one tuition provided by teachers and learning support assistants. This high level of teaching and support promotes regular discussion and develops pupils’ speaking and listening skills well. Teachers help pupils to practise basic calculations and find out things for themselves. Staff are well organised and use the resources available in classrooms effectively to capture pupils interest.”

Kingsbrook School Ofsted Report, September 2019

Encouraging a love of learning

At Kingsbrook School, we believe that everyone can learn and we work in partnership with the children and young people to address and overcome their barriers. Our focus is on providing a school experience that works for each student, building their confidence and restoring a love of learning.

Our multidisciplinary team undertake a thorough assessment of each child, enabling us to plan a highly personalised package of learning and support, tailored to their individual needs. Experienced and dedicated staff build positive and supportive relationships so that young people feel secure, valued and ready to learn.

The enriching learning opportunities we offer bring education to life, as well as broadening horizons promoting wellbeing and encouraging new interests. These include outdoor pursuits such as kayaking, archery and weekly work experience at an animal sanctuary and a farm. The school also hires a private swimming pool each week to develop confidence in the water without the overstimulation a public pool might entail.

As the young people learn in a range of environments, they are able to apply their learning outside of the classroom. Our students learn safely in different community settings, developing the confidence and everyday life skills for adulthood.

Kingsbrook School tracks and celebrates students’ achievements, both in terms of their academic studies and social and emotional learning. This approach helps to build young people’s awareness of their developing strengths, abilities and personal development. It makes learning feel rewarding and meaningful for our young people once more.

“Strategies used to manage pupils’ behaviour and encourage them to act responsibly generally work well. Good relationships between pupils and staff, and firm but sensitive management of behaviour ensure that pupils enjoy learning and make steady progress. Pupils are respectful, polite and respond well to staff.”

Kingsbrook School Ofsted Report, September 2019

Small class sizes with intensive support
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A broad and balanced curriculum
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Supporting personal growth
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Preparing for a brighter future
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Working in partnership with families and agencies
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Part of one of the UK’s leading specialist education providers

We are proud to be part of Priory Education and Children’s Services, one of the UK’s leading specialist education providers. We form part of a network of Ofsted Good and Outstanding schools, sharing best practice and learning from each other’s successes.

As part of Priory Group, we have access to a national network of education and care services. This enables students to make smooth transitions to associated colleges when they leave us, or access other Priory specialist services as needed. We benefit from a comprehensive and continually updated range of training, expert information and advice for educating and supporting children with SEMH and complex needs. Our school is overseen by an Operations Director, Health and Safety Advisor and Quality Lead, ensuring a consistent and robust approach of the highest standards.

Our latest Ofsted report

Please find below our latest Ofsted report for Kingsbrook School:

Kingsbrook School – Ofsted report 2019

“The provision of a 1-1 teacher has greatly aided our child’s development.”

Parent of a student at Kingsbrook School

“My child is now making progress with engagement, which is something he has previously struggled with.”

Parent of a student at Kingsbrook School