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Nether Hall School is a foundation special school situated on the east side of the city which educates pupils and students with severe and profound learning difficulties across all phases (4-19 years). The school is one of eight special schools serving Leicester City each with their own individual specialisms. The school has a strong ethos and sense of purpose based on respect for pupils, parents and staff. The whole school community including governors. Ofsted last inspected the school in January 2014 and was rated as good and outstanding in all areas. The report said: "The behaviour of pupils is good. Pupils of all ages including the EYFS and sixth form are happy, enthusiastic and keen to learn. Relationships are excellent. There is a very positive ethos, with lots of well earned praise and laughter throughout the school. Staff set an excellent example, they are positive, caring and diligent in all they do."        


Nether Hall School’s mission is to create and deliver the highest quality education to children and young adults with significant special educational needs and disabilities. Our Aims: The aim of Nether Hall School is to deliver education of the highest quality possible to children and young people by offering a wide range of motivating and relevant learning opportunities. Sixth Formers participate in work experience preparing them for adult life as fulfilled and active citizens.  An effective total communication environment is provided which ensures all pupils and students learn to communicate to others in a variety of ways. Learning opportunities are enhanced through physical activites and exploratory play in a colourful, safe and stimulating environment. The schools' collaboration with parents, carers, health service professionals and other partners increases its effectiveness in meeting a wide range of pupil and student need    

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Our Facilities

Nether Hall moved to an excellent new building in October 2014 which situated next to a mainstream secondary school. It provides spacious, calm learning spaces combined with specific facilities which meet the learning needs of our cohort.

The school facilities consist of;

 •a multi-purpose hall for assemblies, music and drama productions and events, and physical education

•multi-sensory light room

•hydro pool with change facilities and community access

•dedicated rooms for rebound therapy and intensive interaction

•an ICT suite and specialist room for science

•medical, therapy and educational support staff areas

•easy access to the secondary school

•an extensive soft play area

•a medical/therapy room

•specialist room for food preparation

•safe outdoor play areas

•separate dining room and school kitchen

•staffroom and staff workroom/resources area

•SMART boards in all classrooms

•ceiling mounted hoists where necessary in classrooms

•classrooms dedicated to Primary Department (Foundation and Key stages 1&2), Secondary (Key Stages 3&4) and Sixth Form (Post 16)

•conference and meeting rooms

Extensive use is made of local facilities, for example further education colleges, swimming pools, sports halls and physical fitness suites in leisure facilities and museums, theatres and other venues in the city.