Abbey Court School handover

Congratulations on the Handover of Abbey Court School to Medway.

The new Abbey Court SEN School is a replacement building for the two existing Abbey Court Schools located on the Rainham and Strood sites.  When both Phases are complete it will be home to 225 pupils for ages 3 – 19.  The provision is for a wide spectrum of SEN pupils inclusive of Profound & Multiple Learning Difficulties, Severe Learning Difficulties and Autistic Spectrum Disorder accommodated in mixed need 8-9 pupil classrooms.

Abbey Court School handoverThe project vision was to create a welcoming setting for the mix of SEN needs splitting the school requirements between Nursery, Reception, and Keystages 1 -5.We involved many stakeholders including teaching staff, therapists, pupils, parents, governors, and user groups to develop a truly collaborative design.

The school is due to move in fully in March and are currently looking at furniture provision and completion of the remaining external areas.