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|
|DfE Number||315 7004|
Who to contact
- 020 8648 9737
Perseid School website
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.
- Perseid Lower School and Main Office
- SM4 5LT
Time / Date Details
- Session Information
Monday to Friday
- Referral required
- 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
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