Communication and Interaction 

My child has difficulties with
communication and interaction.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                This can include:

        Understanding language.

        Using language.

        Understanding how to communicate socially with other people.

        Conditions include ASD (Autism), Asperger Syndrome.

What does Winton Community Academy offer?
All pupils at Winton Community Academy can access:
        Quality first teaching with appropriate differentiation.
        Visual aids to support key vocabulary, concepts and themes.
        Access to homework support clubs.
        Accelerated reader programme.

Support for targeted groups of pupils may include:
        Small group support for social communication needs.

Targeted individual support may include:
        Triage for pupils at the beginning and end of the day when necessary.
        Key worker who will provide ongoing monitoring and regular feedback to parents (daily if necessary).
        1:1 sessions with a specialist communication and interaction HLTA. 
        Exam access arrangements.
These options are agreed upon for each pupil after parents/carers have been informed and are regularly reviewed/modified.