Below are a list of questions, ideas and tips that will help you when visiting a new school.
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Think about your child’s difficulties and strengths. What is your child good at and can they develop their interests in the new school?
You could make a list of all the things you were happy with and those that you were not. Keep this list and use it for comparing with any other schools that you look at. You might like to discuss your feelings about new schools with a friend or someone from SENDIASS / KIAS.
At Kirklees Independent Advice Service (KIAS) and Calderdale SENDIASS we can give free, legally based, confidential, impartial advice and support including:
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