Greenfields Specialist School for Communication

Type of service:
Schools And Education Providers
Prentice Court, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN3 8XS
Telephone number:
01604 741960
Service description:

Greenfields Specialist School for Communication (GSSC) is a mixed secondary special school that caters for 90 pupils aged 11-18 years in West Northamptonshire. It is run as a single academy trust.

Greenfields Specialist School for Communication is for pupils whose primary needs are:

  • Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities (PMLD)
  • Severe Learning Disabilities (SLD)
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Speech, Language, and Communication Needs (SLCN)

Pupils may also have (as secondary needs):

  • Sensory and/or Physical Needs (Including Multi-Sensory Impairments or Complex Medical Needs)

All pupils will have an Education, Health, and Care (EHC) Plan. The Local Authority will have identified their needs as requiring placement at Greenfields Specialist School for Communication.


Age range:
11 years - 18 years
Ofsted Inspection Grade:
Good (07 February 2018)
Additional information:
SENCo: Lisa Atack (
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Assessment (EHA,EHCP,RMC)
Referral route:
  • Professional referral
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