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SEND Aspirations Centre

SEND Aspirations Centre

The Aspiration Centre- SEND Department

The Aspiration Centre, located at the heart of the Academy, oversees provision for all students who have Special Educational Needs or Disabilities (SEND).

The Aspiration Centre aims to unlock potential for those students with SEND at PACA.

SEND Information Report 22/23

SEN Core Offer at PACA

SEN Policy


All accessibility planning for disabled pupils complies with paragraph 3 of schedule 10 of the Equalities Act 2010. The Aspiration Centre increases the student’s ability to participate in the curriculum and improves the availability of accessible information to disabled students. The Centre is dedicated to improving the physical environment of the school allowing disabled pupils to benefit from the  Academy’s facilities and services.

Staff in Aspirations

  • Ms McBrien: SENCO
  • Ms Brine:  Assistant SENCO
  • Ms Baker: HLTA
  • Ms Barnard: Learning Support Assistant
  • Ms Bishop: Apprentice Learning Support Assistant 
  • Ms Emery: Learning Support Assistant 
  • Ms Fiona Fuller:  Apprentice Learning Support Assistant
  • Ms Gilbert: Child Protection Officer/ SEN Officer  
  • Mr Harwood: Apprentice Learning Support Assistant
  • Ms Jamieson: Assistant SENCO
  • Ms Kelton: Apprentice Learning Support Assistant 
  • Ms Oxborrow: Learning Support Assistant 
  • Ms Powell: Learning Support Assistant
  • Ms Rowan: Learning Support Assistant 
  • Ms Sallis: Learning Support Assistant 
  • Ms Wang: Learning Support Assistant 

Brighton and Hove’s Local Offer

The Local Offer provides clear and accessible information about provision that Brighton and Hove expects to be locally available for our children and young people from birth to 25 who have special educational needs and/or disability.