Running Deer School
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary & Secondary
Special school
PUPILS
9
AGES
8 - 16
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Other independent special school

How Does The School Perform?

4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted report
(2/7/19)
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Butterdon Wood
Willingstone
Moretonhampstead
TQ13 8PY
01647279324

School Description

Running Deer School is situated in a large area of woodland approximately two miles north of Moretonhampstead. There are two classrooms. The school is operated by Running Deer Community Interest Company. The managing director also fulfils the role of head of school. Since the last standard inspection, an education manager has been recruited. The school accommodates pupils with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND). The school specialises in working with pupils who have learning, social, emotional and behavioural difficulties, including Autism, Asperger Syndrome, Oppositional Defiance Inspection report: Running Deer, 2 to 4 July 2019 Page 8 of 11 Disorder and mental health issues. Through the teaching of practical skills and therapeutic education, the school aims to enable pupils to overcome barriers to learning. For example, activities are designed to stimulate and challenge pupils, supporting their personal development and improving confidence, self-esteem, communication skills, and their social and emotional well-being. All pupils have an education, health and care plan. The school does not use any alternative providers.

Running Deer School Parent Reviews



83% Parents Recommend This School
Strongly Agree 58% Agree 25% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 17% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>58, "agree"=>25, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>17, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 12 responses up to 03-07-2019
Strongly Agree 75% Agree 8% Disagree 8% Strongly Disagree 8% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>75, "agree"=>8, "disagree"=>8, "strongly_disagree"=>8, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 12 responses up to 03-07-2019
Strongly Agree 50% Agree 33% Disagree 8% Strongly Disagree 8% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>50, "agree"=>33, "disagree"=>8, "strongly_disagree"=>8, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 12 responses up to 03-07-2019
Strongly Agree 83% Agree 0% Disagree 8% Strongly Disagree 8% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>83, "agree"=>0, "disagree"=>8, "strongly_disagree"=>8, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 12 responses up to 03-07-2019
Strongly Agree 50% Agree 17% Disagree 17% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 17% {"strongly_agree"=>50, "agree"=>17, "disagree"=>17, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>17} Figures based on 12 responses up to 03-07-2019
Strongly Agree 50% Agree 17% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 17% Don't Know 17% {"strongly_agree"=>50, "agree"=>17, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>17, "dont_know"=>17} Figures based on 12 responses up to 03-07-2019
Strongly Agree 50% Agree 25% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 8% Don't Know 17% {"strongly_agree"=>50, "agree"=>25, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>8, "dont_know"=>17} Figures based on 12 responses up to 03-07-2019
Strongly Agree 75% Agree 8% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 8% Don't Know 8% {"strongly_agree"=>75, "agree"=>8, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>8, "dont_know"=>8} Figures based on 12 responses up to 03-07-2019
Strongly Agree 58% Agree 25% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 17% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>58, "agree"=>25, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>17, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 12 responses up to 03-07-2019
Strongly Agree 58% Agree 25% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 17% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>58, "agree"=>25, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>17, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 12 responses up to 03-07-2019
Strongly Agree 67% Agree 17% Disagree 8% Strongly Disagree 8% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>67, "agree"=>17, "disagree"=>8, "strongly_disagree"=>8, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 12 responses up to 03-07-2019
Yes 83% No 17% {"yes"=>83, "no"=>17} Figures based on 12 responses up to 03-07-2019

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