Welcome to Glebe School

Glebe is a foundation secondary special school for students aged 11-19. Our students have Education, Health & Care Plans (EHCP) with many diverse needs.

One of our main aims is to help our students to achieve and succeed in dealing effectively with any obstacles to learning. The other important priority, of the school is to give to our young people the skills they require to lead as independent a life as possible once they have left.

There are a number of students on the autistic spectrum. Other needs include specific learning problems, emotional/ behavioural and speech/language and communication difficulties.

Glebe School has received an "Outstanding" grade from Ofsted for our last 3 inspections. We plan to build on this success using all our resources to enable each student to have a healthy, happy and safe environment within the school and to have a personalised approach to their learning needs.

We have a thriving 6th Form where many of our more vulnerable students study for up to 3 years in preparation for their next step in Education, Training or Employment. There are links with Mainstream schools, in the local area, where some of our students follow integration programmes. We also have contacts with Universities around London who sometimes carry out research in important areas like Autism and ADHD.

There is a thriving work experience programme for students in Year 11 and 6th Form. It is an important part of the all-embracing approach to the education of our students.

The School has an excellent range of facilities which are used to help students reach the best of their potential. There are a team of Specialist subject Teachers who manage and encourage the learning of students. The curriculum courses provide routes to nationally approved certification including GCSE. These include an active Physical Education/Outward Bound area, Drama, Music, Food and Design Technology, Art, Humanities, Numeracy, Advice/Guidance/Work Related Learning and Literacy/Communication Skills. Learning both within and outside of the classroom is seen as an important part of their learning and helps prepare students for lifelong learning.

Students, often in smaller class groups, are appropriately supported every day by our Teaching Staff and a committed team of Teaching Assistants.

Glebe is located in West Wickham near Bromley in extensive grounds. The School is continually striving to meet the needs of all students making the very best use of all the resources on offer.

Latest News

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Christmas Jumper Day 2020

Christmas Jumper Day 2020

 We raised a fantastic £117 for Save The Children with our brilliantly festive jumpers! Well done everyone! Click the picture to see more Christmassy ...

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 Scarlett in Year 10 has been working on her GCSE portfolio,and has created this stunning close-up of a flower using ink Ash in Year 9 has been experi...

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George's Marvellous Medicine

George's Marvellous Medicine

 Miss Boulton' Year 8 class are studying George's Marvellous Medicine this term. When George is left alone with his horrible old grandma for the day, ...

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The Den - Charlotte's Web Day

The Den - Charlotte's Web Day

 Students in the Den have been reading Charlotte's web with Mrs Cropp over this first half term and they have loved it! We decided to host a full deep...

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Upcoming Events

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Year 9 Parents' Evening

26th January 2021 15:30


5th February 2021 9:00

Spring Half Term

15th February 2021

New Choices Evening

2nd March 2021 15:30

Year 8 Parents' Evening

16th March 2021 15:30

Travel Training

More information on Travel Training coming soon.....

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Our therapy offer consists of Speech and Language Therapy and Occupational Therapy. All students in the specialist provision (“The Den”) also have access to Music Therapy once a week.

Students have access to Speech and Language Therapy (SALT) and Occupational Therapy (OT) as it is specified in their Education, Health and Care Plan. Referrals can also be made by members of staff after consultation with parents should the need for therapy arise.

Therapists work with collaboration with staff and deliver all relevant training when necessary.

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Travel Training Therapy
Glebe School is open to Key Worker and vulnerable students
Please go to the Home Learning Zone to access the online timetable
Bromley Y are running a School Wellbeing Service
A booklet on protecting your Mental Health is available. This is primarily for KS4 students, but includes useful advice for everyone.