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.

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Ukraine Donations

Ukraine Donations

Dear Parent/Carers, Students and Staff,We recently asked you for donations to help the Ukrainian refugee crisis. Your incredible generosity is astound...

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On Track to Achieve Impact Report

On Track to Achieve Impact Report

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Christmas Festivities!

Christmas Festivities!

 We were very lucky to have members of the Beckenham Concert Band perform for us in the Quad this week, with seasonal tunes aplenty to get us into the...

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Apple Day 2021 (y8)

Apple Day 2021 (y8)

This year we welcomed back Apple Day, celebrating all things apple! A smaller affair than usual, Year 8 organised and then enjoyed a morning full of a...

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Upcoming Events

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Summer Half Term

30th May 2022

Sports Day

10th June 2022

IAP Day

24th June 2022 9:00

School will be open for IAP meetings ONLY. Students should only attend scheduled appointments with their parents/carers.

 

Appointments must be made using our SchoolCloud online booking system. 

Appointments can be made from.... Should you wish to make any changes after this date please contact the school office.

Please visit Schoolcloud to book your appointments. 

If you are not able to attend, please still log in to SchoolCloud and choose the option ‘Not Attending’ so that we can plan for the number of people who are.

A guide to help you can be found below.

 

To help protect our community, we are asking that all visitors take a lateral flow test on the day they are coming to Glebe School. Please do not attend if your lateral flow test is positive or you have any symptoms of Covid-19. Please see the school website for our current Covid-19 guidance.

 

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Record of Achievement Evening

12th July 2022 Location

End of Summer Term

21st July 2022

Travel Training

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

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Therapy

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