Options Barton
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Post 16
Special school
8 - 19
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Barrow Road
DN18 6DA

School Description

Options Barton is an independent special school located in Barton-upon-Humber. It is one of six special schools in the Options Autism group. The school opened in 2006 to provide residential and day education for pupils aged from Inspection report: Options Barton, 26–28 March 2019 Page 8 of 11 eight to 19 years who have autism spectrum disorder and complex learning difficulties. The majority of pupils have a history of challenging behaviours. There are currently 32 pupils on roll: 14 residential pupils and 18 day pupils. There are eight students in the post-16 provision. Most pupils are boys but there are four girls on roll. Almost all pupils are of White British heritage. All pupils have an EHC plan. The school has dual registration as a children’s home. A standard inspection of the home took place in January 2019. The school does not use any alternative providers.

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