Durham Class is part of the key stage 3 department.
Pupils in this class are aged 11 and 12, are in year 7 and have a range of special educational needs including moderate learning difficulties and autistic spectrum disorder.
The class is supported by a Teaching Assistant. Additional support from extra Teaching Assistant(s) is identified on an individual pupil needs basis.
Pupils access specialist subject teaching and the class teaching assistant moves lessons with the pupils.