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Alderwasley Hall School and Sixth Form College

Alderwasley Hall School and Sixth Form College

Alderwasley Hall School and Sixth Form Centre is an independent specialist day and residential school for young people aged 5 to 19 years with Specific Language Disorders, Asperger’s Syndrome and High Functioning Autistic Spectrum Disorders, all of whom experience complex speech, language and communication needs. We also have expertise in  working with children and young people with Acquired Brain Injury.  The School and Sixth Form Centre are located on separate sites within five miles of  each other and are situated in Derbyshire, close to the towns of Matlock, Belper and  Wirksworth. The City of Derby is also within easy access.  The aim of all aspects of the curriculum is to prepare  students for adult life by fulfilling their social and academic potential. Young people are supported to develop and achieve  academic  and  vocational plans, develop  independent living skills  and a clear sense of identity  enabling them to contribute to society in adult life.   The individual needs of students, as set out in their  are met through Therapy  and educational programmes, underpinned by high quality care.


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Who to contact

Caroline Eaton
01629 826661

Where to go

Name of venue
Alderwasley Hall School and Sixth Form College
Venue address
DE56 2SR

Other details

As Alderwasley Hall School site is a grade 2 listed building and as such wheelchair accessibility is limited, however the Sixth Form Centre is wheelchair accessible. To meet the Disability Discrimination Act 2005, we do have an Accessibility Plan which means that we frequently review how we can increase students’ participation in the school curriculum, improve the physical environment and expand the accessibility of the written information available.

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