Special Educational Needs (SEN) Report


School name and address, e-mail address, website, contact number/s

West Kirby Residential School

Meols Drive

West Kirby

CH48 5DH

Email: samstephens@wkrs.co.uk

Website: http://www.wkrs.co.uk/

Telephone: 0151 632 3201

Key contact for enquiries

PA to the Principal, Samantha Stephens 0151 632 3201

Age range, gender and specialist provision e.g. ASC

5-16+ mixed gender. Facilities can be extended up to the age of 19 if it is considered to be in the pupils’ best interests.

West Kirby Residential School caters for boys and girls with a range of complex social, emotional and behavioural difficulties, often linked with a diagnosed condition such as Autistic Spectrum Condition.  We specialise in working with children and young people who have social and communication difficulties and offer day and/or residential provision.




115 across KS1/2, KS3 and Post 16.




Any other important information

We were awarded Dyslexia Friendly School Status in June 2013 and are currently working towards re-accreditation, we have also achieved 'Autism Accreditation', which endorses the fact that we are providing a high standard of service and care for pupils with Autism.

Our enhanced provision includes education, care, speech and language therapy, reading support, occupational therapy, learning mentors and a behaviour and educational support team. 

We have a weekly residential provision with a variety of flexible boarding arrangements available, if required.

Please use the link below for more information.