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
- Staff Training - Autism Awareness22Apr2014
Staff training day.
- Pupils return after the Easter holidays.23Apr2014
09:00 - 15:30 @ School
Hope you has a good time!
- Rock Challenge01May2014
@ York Barbican
Dance performance on a World Cup theme! We are thrilled to be part of this global event.
- Collge Y2 Residential Trip06May2014
09:00 - 09 May, 15:30 @ Bendrigg Outdoor Activity Centre
Including caving, tubing, riding, orieteering and lots more confidence building fun!
- Duke of Edinburgh Residential08May2014
15:30 - 09 May, 13:00 @ Hasty Bank, Helmsley
Overnight expedition practice
- College Y1 Residential Trip - Bewerley Park12May2014
09:00 - 16 May, 13:30 @ Bewerley Park Residential Centre, Pately Bridge
Outdoor pursuits, team building and lots of fun whilst we learn.
- Residential Trip - College Yr 320May2014
09:00 - 22 May, 15:30 @ Edinburgh
Culture, theatre, sightseeing and shopping!
- PEEMS Event03Jun2014
10:30 - 12:00 @ School Grounds
Fun with engines: our annual visit by Pickering Experimental Engineering and Model Society
- Duke of Edinburgh Expedition12Jun2014
09:30 - 13 Jun, 15:00 @ Hasty Bank, Helmsley
Working towards our Bronze Award.
- Cycling in Dalby Forest
Our pupils were selected to take part in testing the accessibility and suitability of a new all-ability bike trail and cycles in Dalby Forest.
- Easter Celebrations
We had a busy time last term, our exciting Easter journey helped bring the story alive.
- Bye Bye Mrs Pye !!!
We are sad to say farewell and HAPPY RETIREMENT to our much loved and highly valued Secretary, Carol Pye, who has played been such an important role in our school for over 20 years.
- Sensory Garden
Staff are working together to replant and refresh the sensory garden for the enjoyment of all.
- New Curriculum for 2014
We are working hard to introduce a new exciting, vibrant and dynamic curriculum this year.
- Governing Body News
At the last meeting of the Governing Body, Mr Paul Aber was elected as Chair of Governors and Mr Mike Garrod was elected as Vice Chair.
- Head's Message - Summer 2014
Read this article to hear Mrs Smith's message. To follow.........
- The Welburn Makeover Continues!
We have plans to refurbish the senior lounge (to include a life skills area) over the Easter holidays, and re-fit and re-decorate more bathrooms and bedrooms over the coming months.
- Changes to Holidays during Term Time Legislation
Important changes from 1.9.13