Our highly regarded outreach service has been established at Woolgrove since the early 1980s. It is a free service available to all local authority mainstream primary schools in the DSPL1 area which is organised as part of the Local Authority’s provision.
Woolgrove is the lead special school for providing outreach services to North Herts (DSPL Area 1 – Baldock, Hitchin, Letchworth, Royston and surrounding villages). Woolgrove School is currently working in partnership with Greenside School to deliver outreach for Stevenage and surrounding villages (DSPL Area 2).
Main Aim: The outreach service works with SENCos, teachers and teaching assistants from mainstream primary schools. The main aim of the outreach service is to support mainstream colleagues meet the needs of pupils working below age related expectations or pupils that have additional needs or a diagnosis that results in difficulties accessing the curriculum.
There are three main types of support that we offer: