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Chelveston Road School (Special)

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Chelveston Road School is a mixed secondary special school that caters for 145 pupils aged 11-18 years in North Northamptonshire. It is part of the Better Together Learning Trust

Chelveston Road School is a new school and is opening in stages. The first tranche of pupils were Year-7s who started in September 2021. The school welcomed its second tranche of pupils in September 2022. This will continue each year until the school reaches capacity in September 2025. The school will also have a dedicated provision for Post-16 pupils, catering for five pupils in Year 12 and five pupils in Year 13.

Chelveston Road School is for pupils whose primary needs are:

  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Learning Disabilities

Pupils may also have (as secondary needs):

  • Sensory and/or Physical Needs
  • Speech, Language, and Communication Needs (SLCN)

All pupils will have an Education, Health, and Care (EHC) Plan. The Local Authority will have identified their needs as requiring placement at Chelveston Road School.


Additional Information

SENCo: Mark Adams


Ofsted Grade: Good (October 2023) 

  • East Northants Area
  • North Northamptonshire
  • Northamptonshire
Age range
Suitable for ages from 11 years to 18 years
Referral route
Professional Referral
For people with
  • Social, Emotional, or Mental Health (SEMH) Needs
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Sensory Impairments
  • Speech, Language, and Communication Needs (SLCN)
Eligibility criteria
  • Age Range - School
  • Assessment Needed
  • Special Educational Needs or a Disability (SEND)
Provider category
Specialist Services - For those who require longer-term support


Chelveston Road
Higham Ferrers
NN10 8HN
United Kingdom


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Last updated 21 March 2024