Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is an umbrella term for a group of
developmental conditions which are characterised by difficulties in communication, social interaction
and flexible thinking and behaviour. There are often sensory differences and the condition is pervasive
Wargrave House School uses a range of approaches including:
Structured teaching based on TEACCH (Treatment and Education of Autistic and related Communication Handicapped
Augmentative communication and PECS (Picture Exchange Communication System)
ALERT programme encouraging readiness for learning
SPELL (Structure, Positive approaches and expectations, Empathy, Low arousal and Links) Framework by
National Autistic Society (NAS)
Highly trained and qualified staff work closely as a team to deliver a 'Whole School Approach'.
A multidisciplinary approach here at school, we also work in collaboration with other external professionals
and local authority services.
We offer training and professional guidance for schools and community partners.