Beaford Community

Primary and Nursery School

Beaford, Winkleigh, Devon EX19 8LJ

01805 603263


Special Educational Needs & Disabilities


Speech, Language and Communication Needs Parent Workshops 2020

A free workshop for parents of children and young people with speech, language and communication needs. Focusing on strategies to support your child with vocabulary learning. Looking at how to support word learning through book sharing, as well as exploring visual ways in which you can support your child to learn new words throughout their school career. This workshop is suitable for parents of children at Primary and Secondary school.

Special Education Needs Report 2019   SEND Policy  


Beaford Community Primary & Nursery School is a mainstream setting. The school ensures that the necessary provision is made for any pupil who has special educational needs or disabilities.  The school ensures that all staff in the school are able to identify and provide appropriately for those pupils who have special educational needs to ensure they reach their full potential, are fully included within the school community and are able to make successful transfers between educational establishments.


SENDCO: Michelle Young  - contact through the school office - 01805 603263 or admin@beaford-primary.


SEND Governor: Jacqueline Ward


INCLUSION TEAM: Michelle Young,  Sarah Rickman, Rachel Sharpe, Cheryl Parsons, Emily Mayo


Multi Agency Early Help Offer - The Child's Journey


Further support and advice for parents can be accessed from Independent Information Advice and Support services, including Devon Parent Partnership (DPP). These are able to provide impartial and independent advice, support and information on special educational needs and disabilities.

Parents/carers are also encouraged to visit the Devon County Council Local Offer website This website provides valuable information about different agencies, services and resources for children, young people with SEND and their families in addition to school resources and information.