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 Day13Apr2015
Staff only - pupils another day off - back tomorrow!
- Ceramics Day14Apr2015
@ School Hall
A day exploring ceramic art, joined by a local mainstream school.
- Family Fun Quiz17Apr2015
19:00 pm - 21:00 pm @ Family Fun Quiz
Rearranged date - more details nearer the time.
- 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
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.
- 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 15.3.15)
- 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