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Perseid School

Perseid is a maintained special school for children with severe and complex learning difficulties, including learners with an additional diagnosis of autism and/or additional physical and/or sensory disabilities.

The school is set on two campuses in Morden - one primary and one secondary. There are 120 places, 60 in the Lower and 60 in the Upper School.

Type of School Community Special School
Gender Mixed
Religious Affiliation None
DfE Number 315 7004

Who to contact

Telephone
020 8648 9737
E-mail
office@perseid.merton.sch.uk
Website
Perseid School website
Notes

Entry to Perseid School is via an EHCP (Education, Health and Care plan) or Statement of Special Educational Needs. All applications should be made via the Merton SEN Team including those from outside the London Borough of Merton.

Parents and children are welcome to visit the school.

The curriculum is individually tailored to the child’s particular needs.  Please refer to the website for details of some of the school's strategies such as Intensive Interaction, PECS, Signalong, Sensory Integration, and TEACCH.

 

Location

Name
Perseid Lower School and Main Office
Address
Bordesley Road
Morden
Postcode
SM4 5LT

Time / Date Details

Session Information
Monday to Friday

Other Details

Availability

Referral required
Yes
Referral Details

All admissions to Community Special Schools are referrals through the Local Authority. Requests can come from other boroughs local to the area and for parity and fairness, are processed in the same way through London Borough of Merton

A child / student has to have an Education, Health and Care Plan or Statement of SEN to attend Perseid School

Local Offer

Description

Perseid is a community special educational needs school with 120 places (60 in the lower and 60 in the upper school). We provide an outstanding education for pupils, aged 3 – 19 who have severe and complex learning difficulties, including learners with an additional diagnosis of autism and/or additional physical and/or sensory disabilities. Pupils come to Perseid from all parts of the London Borough of Merton as well as some surrounding boroughs. Staff work as part of an inter-disciplinary team, which includes health authority staff

Contact Telephone
020 8648 9737
Contact Email
office@perseid.merton.sch.uk
Links
Policies page
Last updated: 04/12/2018
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