Hillside is an all age community special school for pupils with severe, profound and multiple learning difficulties. We are situated in Sudbury, Suffolk.
At Hillside we provide a stimulating, happy and supportive environment, in which every child is valued as an individual and encouraged to lead as full and independent a life as possible.
We have a highly skilled and experienced staff team dedicated to helping children learn and achieve.
We provide a wide and varied curriculum to meet individual needs, including many off-site activities.
Our specialist on-site facilities include a hydrotherapy pool, light and sound room, computer suite, life skills room, well resourced classrooms and a wide variety of technology to promote communication and learning. We also have spacious, well equipped outside areas.
An Ofsted inspection took place at our school in January 2014. We are absolutely delighted to be able to report that Ofsted judged our overall effectiveness as Outstanding for the third consecutive inspection and the results in their four categories are as follows:
- Achievement of pupils – Outstanding
- Quality of teaching – Outstanding
- Behaviour and safety of pupils – Outstanding
- Leadership and management – Outstanding
For further details please see our Ofsted page and read Ofsted’s full report.