The Beech Academy follows the Nottinghamshire County Council Guidance on Admissions to Special Schools.
The SEND Code of Practice (DfE, January 2015) states that “All children and young people are entitled to an appropriate education, one that is appropriate to their needs, promotes high standards and the fulfilment of potential. This should enable them to:
Nottinghamshire County Council, through the integrated children’s disability service (ICDS) is responsible for ensuring that children and young people with an Education Health Care Plan (EHCP) receive an education, as described in the SEND Code.
The Nottinghamshire Children’s Trust, through the Children, Young People and Families Plan (2016-18) sets a clear aspiration that Nottinghamshire will be a place where children are safe and happy, where everyone enjoys a good quality of life, and where everyone can achieve their potential. Key to this are four priorities: