Welcome to Appleford School

“The quality of the pupils’ achievements and learning is excellent”

Independent Schools Inspectorate

Welcome to Appleford School’s website. For 30 years we have been providing the highest quality teaching for pupils with dyslexia and associated special educational needs such as dyspraxia and dyscalculia. We are a highly successful day, weekly and full boarding specialist dyslexia school for pupils from 7 to 18 set in the beautiful Wiltshire countryside.

At Appleford every child matters and our highly qualified and experienced teachers are committed to ensuring your child gains the confidence to learn and achieve success.

  • A whole school approach to dyslexia using research-based multi-sensory programmes and resources, designed to encourage attainment, self-confidence and feelings of success.
  • A full curriculum leading to GCSE and BTEC in a range of subjects.
  • Appleford school pupil in doorwaySmall class sizes in all subjects.
  • A strong professional Learning Support team, including HCPC registered therapists and specialist teachers. Onsite Speech and Language Therapists and Occupational Therapists.
  • High levels of LSA support and pastoral support geared to the needs of the individual.
  • Individual Educational Programmes for all pupils.
  • Extensive co-curricular clubs and activities including Duke of Edinburgh Awards.
  • Independent School Association award for ‘Outstanding Sport’ 2018 for a full range of Sporting and Outdoor Adventure opportunities.
  • Highest quality Boarding facilities run by our professional, caring and experienced Boarding Team encouraging the development of personal organisation and life skills.
  • Traditional values and an ethos based on developing confidence, celebrating success and continuous support.
  • Consistently awarded the highest possible grades by the Independent Schools Inspectorate.
  • CReSTeD approved.

Call us on 01980 220012 and arrange a visit to Appleford School
an outstanding dyslexia school in Wiltshire.

 Please enjoy browsing our website or, better still, contact the school and come for a visit.
Tel: 01980 220012
Email: registrar@appleford.wilts.sch.uk

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