RNIB Pears Centre for Specialist Learning

RNIB Pears Centre offers individually tailored education, care and therapies to children and young people with multiple difficulties and complex health needs.

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Bredon School

A mainstream independent school welcoming boys and girls of all abilities. It holds CReSTeD 'Dyslexia Specialist Provision' status.

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Moor House School & College

Moor House is a special school and college for children and young people with language difficulties and related communication difficulties.

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Search here for the UK's best special schools

Welcome to www.specialneedsguide.co.uk, where you can find information on hundreds of special needs schools in the UK, catering for pupils with sensory, physical, learning, social, emotional and behavioural difficulties, or dyslexia. It is the online companion to John Catt's Which School? for Special Needs guidebook, now in its 25th edition.

Using the search box above, you can select schools that specialise in social interaction disorders (including autism and Asperger syndrome), emotional or behavioural difficulties, learning difficulties or sensory or physical impairment.

Search results include the specific conditions that schools cater for (check our glossary for abbreviations), while you can click on selected schools for extended profiles. You can also read about some of the latest initiatives and developments in the special needs sector by visiting our editorial section.