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Parents & Carers

At Orchard Hill College we understand that parents/carers need to be involved in their child’s education.

Communication between the College and parents/carers plays a vital role in ensuring students successfully achieve their potential during their time with us. We encourage your feedback and we are always happy to discuss any issues that parents/carers may have.

We understand that parents/carers of children with additional learning needs can often feel isolated and unsure of who to approach for information, advice and guidance. We will be regularly updating the website with useful links, newsletters, events and information that we hope will be of interest to the whole College community.

We seek to ensure all new students are fully prepared to join the College by providing bespoke transition packages. This may include tours, open days, taster days, curriculum samples and home visits.

Outcomes for learners are outstanding, teaching, learning and assessment are excellent and the extremely diverse programmes that meet learners’ individual needs, interests and aspirations, prepare them very well for life after College.
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Latest News

Students on Resonance FM

On Monday, students from Lomond House took a trip to Resonance FM to collaborate with Disability Advice Service Lambeth (DASL) which is an organisation who works with disabled people in London Borough of Lambeth to create the “smashing records” radio …

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World Down’s Syndrome Day

To help raise awareness for World Down’s Syndrome Day, students and staff at Lomond House, Camberwell all came in with their odd socks (and plenty of spare odd socks so everyone could join in the fun!) Odd socks were chosen …

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Multi-sensory Art Exhibition

This term, Oxford Circus class have, through the medium of art been practising their intentional body movements and sustaining attention on individual and shared experiences. Using the theme of spring, they created a multi-sensory art exhibition and invited their peers …

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Coffee Morning success!

We are pleased to have had a four successful Coffee Mornings taking place at our centres last week. We were thrilled so many parents and carers attended and were able to build new links and network together, exchanging useful tips …

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