SEND Support

Get Free access to the Parent Portal this term to support your pupils with SLCN during lockdown!

Our award-winning Parent Portal enables Speech Link and Language Link subscribers to provide the resources, advice and activities needed for families to support their children, with SLCN, at home.

Last year, due to the COVID-19 crisis, we gave free access to this site for every school, parent and carer enabling them to continue vital speech and language development work with their children while schools were closed.

The good news is that we are offering access to the Parent Portal for Free again this term, along with some great new features to help you offer the best SLCN support to your families, when you sign up for our SLCN newsletter, The Link News.

Manchester City Council Local Offer News Bulletin – Special Edition Manchester City Council Local Offer for Children & Young People with SEND Manchester City Council Corona Virus/COVID-19 Local Offer Advice and Information
A Curious Guide For Courageous Kids
The Corona Virus [The Autism Educator]
Talking to children about Coronavirus
Minister Fords Open Letter To The SEND Sector
Parent and Carer Homeschool
Online Resources
My Happy Mind Leaflet

Supporting parents of children with SEND

Educational Psychology Helpline 0161 276 0118 (Monday – Friday 1.00pm – 3.00pm)

A helpline for parents/carers of children and young people with Special Educational Needs
and Disabilities and for Early Help professionals within Manchester LA.

We can offer a problem-solving phone conversation relating to educating your child/young
person at home and responding to issues relating to learning, behaviour, anxiety and
mental health needs.

For example:

– are you feeling unsure how to teach your child learn at home?
– are you finding it difficult to teach what is expected?
– is it difficult to help your child stay calm or get them to co-operate?
– are you concerned that you don’t have the right equipment or resources?

These are particularly difficult times for parents/carers of children and young people with
special needs and disabilities. We are available to talk through difficulties you may be
facing.

Manchester City have developed a CityzensAtHome site which is publicly available and covers information and activities for people during this time. City in the Community have contributed and there are some physical activities, healthy eating recipes etc suitable for all ages.

https://www.mancity.com/cityzensathome

The club are also continuing to post activities on the social media channels as are City in the Community (@CITCTweets)

What’s happening at Trinity High.

Read the latest news from our school.

Jan 14, 2022

The One Show

Last week, we were delighted to see ex-Trinity student, Laurnea, featured on the BBC’s ‘The One Show’. The clip focused on Laurnea ’s journey to starting a medical degree, including her mum paying tribute to how hard she has worked and her determination to study. Laurnea was part of the ‘aspiring medics’ group in our […]

Jan 14, 2022

CyberFirst Girls’ Competition

Congratulations to our Year 8 students who were recently announced as finalists in the CyberFirst Girls’ competition. The competition aims to support girls interested in a career in cyber security. As a reward for their achievement, they had a special pizza lunch just before Christmas. The students will be attending the final with Teacher of […]

Jan 14, 2022

Mock Results Day

Head of Key Stage 4, Mr Cann, tells us more: “Our students sat their mock exams before the Christmas break, and on Friday, 7th January, students received their long anticipated mock exam results. There were scenes of joy and elation throughout the room as the result envelopes were opened – including some high fives! This […]

Jan 14, 2022

Music Celebrations

On the last day of term, our Director of Music led special Christmas music celebrations for different year groups. They were an excellent way to start our Christmas holidays, and were great fun for both the audience and our performers.   Read more in our newsletter…