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At St Edmundsbury Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School our aim is to ensure that all children, whatever their need or disability, make good progress throughout their school life.

For all matters related to SEND, please contact our SENDCO, Ms Lara McMurray, via the school office on 01284 752967 or email in this section of the website you will find our School SEND Information

Please open the documents using the buttons below.


The Local Authority's 'Local Offer' for SEND can be accessed using this link:


Suffolk Info Link Emotional Wellbeing Gateway can be accessed using this link:


Admission Arrangements for Pupils with SEN or Disabilities

At St Edmundsbury Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, the Governors adhere to the principles of the Equality Act 2010, as laid out and pay particular attention to the way the school operates its admissions procedures,

  • in the way it provides education for pupils,
  • in the way it provides pupils access to any benefit, facility or service, or
  • by excluding a pupil or subjecting them to any other detriment.

This school follows the Suffolk County Council Co-ordinated Admissions Policy. Places will be offered to those children with an EHC Needs Assessment that names the school as the appropriate school for the child, even if it is not the catchment school. In making the decision to name a school, parent’s views will be considered carefully by local authority staff.
The best way to find out if this school will meet your child’s needs is to visit the school. Please contact us to arrange an appointment. Parents will be responsible for transporting their child to school if they do not qualify for free or discretionary transport under the Suffolk County Council Home to School Transport Policy.

Please contact SCC for further information: 0845 606 6173.


Please see below for our SEND Policy.


A Guide for Parents

The Department for Education has released a guide for parents and carers of children and young people aged 0-25 years who have special educational needs or disabilities (SEND).

To access the guide click on the link


Disability Access

The main entrance has handrails to assist in the use of the steps leading to the front door. Wheelchair access is available through both entrance doors at either end of the school.  A disabled toilet is also available.