Newbridge School

UPDATE: Coronavirus COVID-19 - Newbridge School Partially Open. The school will remain partially open to some pupils to protect our vulnerable school community. Please check here for updates.

School Closure

During our partial school opening you will still be able to make contact with our Parent Liaison Officer, Viv Curtis at 

Please click below to find a list of websites, videos and resources for home learning under the Pupils tab, within Curriculum and Home Learning.  

Curriculum and Home Learning

Please click below to find a list of class activities for home learning under the Pupils tab, within Lower School Class Learning and Upper School Class Learning.

Lower School Class Learning

Upper School Class Learning

Online Safety

Please visit our Online Safety page for useful tips for keeping your child safe whilst using the internet.

Ofsted Graded our school as Outstanding from its inspection on Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th November 2019. See our report below. We are very proud of all our pupils and staff and all the School and Trusts stakeholders for this wonderful and well deserved recognition.

News Feed

Astrum Multi Academy Trust is now in the Pre-opening phase for the New Free School- Hatchside School.
The planned opening date has been confirmed for 2020-2021 and work is going on towards this date. The Planning of the building design is complete and the planning application was approved by Redbridge Planning Committee in July.

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Coronavirus Update

Welcome to the website of Newbridge School. 

We are a split site special school academy catering for up to 148 children and young people between the ages of two and nineteen years who have a complex learning difficulty, often accompanied by additional special educational needs, which may include;
  • Physical disabilities
  • Sensory impairments
  • Autistic Spectrum disorders                                                                
  • Associated behaviour
  • SEMH  
  • Medical needs
We are part of the Astrum Multi Academy Trust with  two school sites, which are within one mile of each other.
Gresham Drive -Lower School  is for pupils in Early Years Foundation Stage, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.
Barley Lane Upper School  for students in Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4 and 16-19.
Pupils transfer from Gresham Drive to Barley Lane Campus at the end of Key Stage 2 and are supported to do this through a well-planned transition programme.
We hope you enjoy looking at the website, please feel free to contact us if you would like to find out more about our work or request paper copies of some of the information.


Louise Parr
CEO and Executive Headteacher

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