Birmingham City Council

What is in the statement?

The SEN Statement contains the following information:

Part One:
general identity information about your child and you as the parents / carers: name, address, date of birth, language and religion.

Part Two:
details of the special educational needs identified during the assessment process.

Part Three:
description of all special educational support that needs to be provided for your child.

Part Four:
gives the name and type of school that your child should attend to receive the support described in Part Three.

Part Five:
describes any other (non-educational) needs for which the LA considers appropriate if the child is to benefit from provision set out in Part Three.

Part Six:
describes the provision required to meet non-educational needs set out in Part Five, as agreed with health and / or social services and the LA.

More information about statements for special educational needs is available from the DirectGov web site.