Guidance for special educational settings to prepare for the September return of pupils with special education needs and disability (SEND).


Guidance for full opening: special schools and other specialist settings



Guidance which provides specific advice on approaches for reducing the risk of transmission and other operational considerations that special educational settings should follow as they prepare for welcoming all students back to their setting in September. This applies to:


  • special schools
  • special post-16 Institutions (SPIs)
  • other specialist settings, such as hospital schools
Published 2 July 2020