Welcome to Welburn Hall School

Welburn Hall is a North Yorkshire County Council maintained special school with a strong reputation for excellence in working with children and young people who have a wide range of special educational needs.

We offer a dynamic, innovative and highly individualised learning journey for pupils aged 8 to 19 years, with a wide range of physical disabilities or learning difficulties.

Our aim is to ensure all pupils and students have the opportunities they need to reach their full potential for academic achievement, independence and personal development.

This website will help you find out more about Welburn Hall School and the pupils and students who attend. We have dedicated staff, fantastic facilities and beautiful buildings which create a calm and inspiring place to learn, live and work.

Our door is always open to parents and carers - current and prospective.

If you would like more information, or wish to receive details in another format, please contact us.




Our Core Purpose

At Welburn Hall, we support and encourage achievement and celebrate success. 

We provide a safe, caring and stimulating environment in which pupils and students can prepare for the responsibilities of life. 

Our School is a happy place, and everyone is valued and respected as an individual.



Latest School Events

College Y1 Residential - Bewerley Park11May2015

09:00 am - 15 may, 15:30 pm @ Bewerley Park

Outdoor learning - challenge, confidence, teamwork and FUN!

Art Exhibition19May2015

18:00 pm - 20:00 pm @ School Hall

An opportunity to show off the fantastic art work of our pupils.

Family Fun Afternoon07Jun2015

@ School

An afternoon of fun activity, in liaison with the local diocese, for all young people in the area. More details to follow.

KS3 Residential trip to Carlton Lodge15Jun2015

09:00 am - 19 jun, 15:30 pm @ Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre, Thirsk

Outdoor learning inspires confidence and independence.

College Y3 Residenial trip to Edinburgh29Jun2015

19:00 pm - 03 jul, 19:30 pm @ City stay.

Culture, sights and shopping!

Garden Party04Jul2015

14:00 pm - 16:00 pm @ School grounds

Our famous garden party - a glorious and fun occasion which raises lots of funds. All welcome.

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Welburn Hall School News

  • Rock Challenge 2015
    A fantastic success - 27 students performed at the North Yorkshire Rock Challenge 2015 event at the Barbican in York on 18 March.
  • The Long Good-Bye
    Mrs Smith announces her decision to retire in December 2015.
  • College Capers at Center Parcs
    Read about this fantastic trip for our seven College Year 2 students...
  • Chair of Governor's Blog
    Here goes with this new regular blog feature from me, Paul Aber, Chair of Governors. (Last updated 26.3.15)
  • Mrs Smith's Blog
    Hope you enjoy reading about the highlights of my week in this regular message. (Last updated 16.4.15)
  • Networking with Our Mainstream Colleagues
    Welburn Hall School values collaboration with all our community partners. We are committed to working with our colleagues in local mainstream schools and think a positive working arrangement will improve educational opportunities for all.
  • NEW!! Digital Signage now installed in Reception Area
    Visitors to school will now be able to watch video footage, share photos and experiences and keep up to date with important information by watching our newly installed Digital Signage screen show.
  • Share and Enjoy Learning!
    Our 2014/16 Curriculum Plans are now available for parents to view on-line.
  • Football Mash Up
    Attention football fanatics! Read about this latest sport initiative which contributes to our exciting PE curriculum and is a popular after school club.
  • I-Muse at Welburn
    At the beginning of this academic year, after extensive research and with additional funding from a charitable trust we have introduced i-muse: ‘interactive multisensory environment’ to Welburn Hall
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