A helping hand from CISCO

25 February 2016

Heathermount School were visited by a group of volunteers from CISCO Systems who planned to tackle some of their outdoor projects. The team spent the best part of the day painting the very long perimeter fence.

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Yorkshire Building Society invests in local autism service

17 February 2016

A large team of staff from the Yorkshire Building Society (YBS) team in the South East swapped their laptops for sandpaper to volunteer at Hollyrood in Lindfield.

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Award presentation evening at Heathermount

11 December 2015

Both former and current students from Heathermount School in Ascot were invited to an award presentation evening. They were presented their certificates by Heathermount’s Chair of Governors Eileen Jackman.

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Student visit to Houses of Parliament

01 October 2015

In September the Heathermount Student Council attended a debating workshop and tour at the Houses of Parliament. The students participated in the workshop which taught the student councillors key debating skills which incorporated body language, assertiveness, and intonation.

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Service user hires new team member

01 September 2015

Andrew, a service user from Autism Spectrum Partners’ (ASP) service The Maples, has been supporting the service in recruiting a new member of the team. This is the first time ASP have formally had service users contribute to the interview proces

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Family Celebration Day marks end of term

11 August 2015

On Wednesday 22nd July, Heathermount School invited 140 guests, including students and their families, School Governors and the Chief Executive of The Disabilities Trust to their Family Celebration Day

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T2 Odds Farm Park Trip

12 June 2015

On Thursday 3rd April we went on our reward trip to Odds Farm Park in High Wycombe. Although it was overcast and cloudy our spirits were high.

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Heathermount celebrates World Autism Awareness Week

08 April 2015

As part of the World Autism Awareness Week 2015, held between the 27th March to 2nd April, Heathermount School arranged several activities taking place both in the school and within the local community.

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Ofsted praises Heathermount School

13 February 2015

In the recently published Ofsted report, Heathermount School, in Sunningdale, was judged to be ‘Good’ and was praised for its “Strong leadership by the Headteacher, ably supported by other leaders, Governors and the Disabilities Trust”.

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autistic pupil with teacher in lessons at Heathermount

New GP autism plan welcomed by The Disabilities Trust

09 January 2015

The Disabilities Trust has today welcomed the GP training programme on autism as highlighted by the media during the week commencing 5th January.

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