It is important that all young people have access to the whole school community, can take part in it and make progress.
Every child is different in the way that they learn. Schools take account of this when they plan their work.
A few pupils need special or different arrangements. This can just be for a short time or for the whole of their school life. Pupils who need this extra help have special educational needs.
This page was last updated on 15 March 2016