Essex Fresh Start Independent School
Essex Fresh Start (EFS) is a TCES Group school, providing LA-funded day school education for pupils aged 7-18 years with social, emotional and mental health needs.
Special needs schools in the East of England
Search here for independent special needs schools in the East of England, including Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.
You will find all special schools in the East of England at the bottom of this page, with abbreviations denoting the conditions each school caters for (check our glossary for abbreviations).
Click on a school's name for information about that school. Schools at the top of the listings in highlighted panels feature full profile information including social media, website and email links and optional video.
You can narrow down your search by using the search boxes below to select schools by age gender, those that offer residential facilities, and those that have a speciality in:
a) social interaction difficulties (including autism and Asperger syndrome)
b) emotional, behavioural and/or social difficulties
c) learning difficulties (including dyslexia/SPLD)
d) sensory or physical impairment
Our postcode search facility allows you to find and compare schools nearest to you by searching a radius of two to 100 miles.
You can gain further advice from a selection of articles on this website about choosing a special needs school.
These search results are from www.specialneedsguide.co.uk, the online edition of John Catt's Which School? for Special Needs guidebook, now in its 25th edition.