Special Schools in Croydon

St Giles is one of six special schools in the London Borough of Croydon.  The special schools work together to promote good practice and provision for special needs across Croydon.

  • Redgates School is for Primary aged children with Severe Learning Difficulties  and Autistic Spectrum Disorder.
  • St. Nicholas School is for Primary aged children with Moderate Learning Difficulties and Autistic Spectrum Disorder.
  • Priory School is for Secondary aged children with Severe Learning Difficulties and Autistic Spectrum Disorder.
  • Bensham Manor School is for Secondary aged children with Moderate Learning Difficulties and Autistic Spectrum Disorder.
  • Beckmead School is for Primary and Secondary pupils with Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties.

Dear Parents/Carers,

Welcome back to a new term at St Giles. We have welcomed many new faces to St Giles this term: Sharon Newton our new teacher in SN Class,Isha Kelly our new teacher in Purple Class and Cara Norman who will be covering for Rachael Edwards whilst she is on maternity leave. Plus 6 new teaching assistants across the school — Manil, Claire, Wendy, Hannat, Jemma and Louise. Maria Bartley our new Admin Assistant and 3 new MSA's - Elizabeth, Tanya and Chantelle.

This is a very busy term with lots of special events as well as work on our new topics and targets. Please remember to use your child’s home/school book or Gilofax to tell us any news or to let us know any concerns. A member of staff will always follow things up and get back to you.

Have a happy term.

Mrs V Marshall (Head Teacher)

Virginia Marshall - Headteacher