We want to help our adopted children thrive in all aspects of their life and ensuring that you and they are aware of all the educational support that is available is an important part of what we do.
As part of the Adoption Passport, all adoptive children are entitled to the following:
No, it’s not something to do with lockdown or home-schooling, Virtual Schools are an important asset for adoptive parents to know about because of the enhanced opportunities and support they can provide.
The Virtual School acts as a local authority champion to promote the progress and educational attainment of children and young people who are or who have been in care. The school does not exist in real terms, or as a building and children do not attend it (they remain the responsibility of the school at which they are enrolled) but the Virtual School is designed to enable them to achieve educational outcomes comparable to their peers knowing that receiving a high quality education is the foundation for improving their lives.
Here are the links to our Virtual Schools…
Some adopted children require additional support in school. If you think your child needs this, please get in touch and we can provide an Assessment of Needs. Likewise, if you think your child may have special educational needs we can also assess for this too.