As a Special School and following Government Guidelines Lisburne School is fully open to all our children and staff.

Lisburne School is a Primary aged special school over three sites that caters for children with; Severe Learning Difficulties, Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties and those with Autistic Spectrum Conditions and Complex needs.

Children are placed in small class sizes with a high staff:pupil ratio. Staff are highly skilled and knowledgeable, developing expertise closely linked to the needs of the children in their classes. As well as the main site in Offerton, EYFS children are based at Hollywood Park and we have our younger children at Overdale in Romiley. Our new build plans to open in September 2022 when all three sites will merge. 

Due to the situation with Covid-19 we are unfortunately unable to show any prospective new parents/ carers around school. We have therefore made a video to illustrate what Lisburne looks like and how we work together in school to support children’s learning and development. We will be happy to arrange a virtual meeting with parents/ carers to discuss your child’s individual needs. Please click here to view the video

Spring Update – February 2021

We are pleased to see everyone return back safely to school after our February half term break. The weather can be very changeable at this time of year and it can still be a cold. Could we please remind everyone to make sure that the children come into school with clearly named/ labelled coats, hats, gloves, etc. that are suitable for the weather conditions. 
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We would like to introduce Bear, our new therapy dog.

Each week Bear will visit classes to support children’s wellbeing and support learning linked to our extended curriculum. He will be working with Richard at Forest School and in our outdoor learning environment. You will see when he has been in your child’s class through Dojo/Tapestry and Richard will also complete and post a weekly “Bear update”. Please be aware that unfortunately due to
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Welcome Back Newsletter – Spring 2021

Dear parents and carers, We want to welcome everyone back and wish you a Happy New Year! The children always come back to school enthusiastic to continue with their learning and we are pleased that the school is currently to remain open under the new government lockdown guidelines. This week our classes will be looking at New Year’s resolutions and making a ‘fresh start’
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