At St James' Church of England Primary Academy, we strive to prepare all our children to successfully aspire to a wealth of opportunities with curiosity and resilience embedded in all they do.
On behalf of myself and the St. James' team I would like to thank you for visiting this page. Here you can access the Local Offer, our SEND Information Report and a variety of relevant policies including the SEND Policy. Regular updates will be added to this page so please keep an eye out for helpful ideas and resources. If you have any questions or queries regarding SEND then please do not hesitate to contact our school office and ask for Mrs West.
SENDCo: Denise West
SEND Governor: Carolyn Cassettari
Contact details: 01634 270341
KEY DOCUMENTS: SEND Information Report, SEND Policy, Intent, Implementation and Impact Statement for SEND - 2022/23
If you have any complaints associated with SEND, please speak to Mrs West in the first instance. You can make an appointment or ask her to call via the school office. If you need further support in the matter, please contact Miss Cordingley (Headteacher).
If you need further guidance on this matter, please look at the MAST Complaints Policy, which can be found on our website under our Policies Section.
The Local Offer - please see below the link to Medway's Local Offer for pupils and families:
Children and Families Act (2014):
Equality Act (2010):
SEND Code of Practice (2015):
Helpful Websites: Please click on the links to take you straight to the websites.
Support for families with children with Autism:
Support for families with children with ADHD:
Using Social Stories:
Information about Working Memory:
Support for children with speech and language needs:
Websites to support Online Learning:
Oak Academy - Specialist Provision
Chatterpack home learning resources for pupils with SEND (may no longer be a free resource)
Widgit online - symbols and resources
Maths and English