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Chatsworth High School
& Community College

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The Curriculum

The Curriculum:

Person centred planning, Independence, functional skills, communication and personal and social development are at the core of our learning programmes. We offer highly individualised programmes in a range of areas including English and Maths, daily living skills, horticulture, cookery and arts and crafts. Learners participate in a range of enrichment activities and community trips and visits. 


  • Expertise in meeting the needs of students with severe learning difficulties
  • Expertise in meeting the needs of students with profound and multiple learning difficulties
  • Expertise in working with students with autism spectrum conditions
  • Expertise in supporting students with challenging behaviour
  • Expertise in working with students with communication difficulties
  • Aspecialised bespoke curriculum
  • A Range of vocational courses with opportunities for accreditation.
  • Opportunities to improve literacy, numeracy and communication skills
  • Opportunities to improve Information technology skills
  • Personalised learning programmes
  • Opportunities for students to participate in community activities
  • Programmes to enable learners to be more independent
  • Sensory integration programmes
  • Opportunities to develop strategies to promote appropriate behaviour
  • Opportunities to experience real work situations
  • Opportunities to prepare for life after college 
  • Opportunities to improve communication skills such as the use of signing, symbols or objects of reference
  • Opportunities for developing work related learning skills as appropriateWhat we offer: