The age range of pupils is 5 to 16 years.
Pupils make outstanding progress no matter their attainment on entry and are offered the same opportunity as main stream pupils and much more. The Curriculum opportunities are largely personalised. As well as providing opportunities on site; pupils attend vocational courses at college.
A House System operates for events and activities which are linked to the whole school reward system. The three houses are Drake, Nelson and Raleigh. The reward system is a positive example of how the school effectively manages and rewards positive behaviour.
Pupils earn points for good behaviour, effort, attainment and A* work. Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards are presented in a ‘Golden Time’ Assembly every Friday.