Appleford School for Dyslexia – a unique path to success
Appleford is a special educational needs school for boys and girls between the ages of 7 and 18, with Dyslexia and Specific Learning Difficulties such as Dyspraxia and Dyscalculia. We are a day and full boarding school set in 8 acres of parkland 12 miles from Salisbury.
Co-educational dyslexic school for children aged 7-18
For children with dyslexia, dyspraxia and associated learning difficulties
Full boarding, weekly boarding and day provision
Access to full National Curriculum, leading to qualifications in GCSE and BTEC
Particular emphasis on literacy and numeracy skills
Small class sizes for English and Maths
A whole-school approach to dyslexia
Multisensory programmes to encourage self-confidence, self-esteem and feelings of success.
Pastoral support by Houseparents and Group Tutors, and in PSHEE&C sessions.
All Teachers DfES qualified, most have RSA or Hornsby Diplomas in Specific Learning Difficulties/Dyslexia
Experienced, mature and caring Houseparents
Friendly, structured boarding houses to develop personal organisation and life skills.
Extensive games and fixtures programme
Numerous challenging and fun out-of-school activities
Professional Support Team, including Educational Psychologist, four Speech & Language Therapists and three Occupational Therapists
Approved by the DfES under Section 324 of The Education Act 1996
Approved by CReSTeD (Council for the Registration of Schools Teaching Dyslexic Children)
Supporting Member of the BDA (British Dyslexia Association)
For more information about Appleford School for Dyslexia, please contact us