Learner demographics

Our schools and support programmes are targeted at young people who fall into high risk groups in all key stages, including those who:

  • are excluded from mainstream schools or Pupil Referral Units (PRUs)
  • are at risk of exclusion
  • have a poor attendance record
  • are currently underperforming and who are not expected to achieve 5 A*-C GCSEs
  • are returning from out of county specialist placements
  • are not in education, employment or training, or who are at risk of entering this category
  • have complex social, emotional and/or mental health needsĀ (SEMH)
  • have special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND)
  • have an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP)
  • are in care
  • receive free school meals
  • are within or have previous experience of the youth justice system.