Admissions Policy

Springfield School caters for children and young people between the age of 4 – 19 with Severe Learning Difficulties and Complex needs.

As we are a Special School we work closely with Local Authorities as the Local Authority will maintain the admissions responsibilities.

Admission to Springfield School is for those children and young people with a Statement of Special Educational Needs or an Education Health Care Plan for

  • SLD (Severe Learning Difficulties)
  • PMLD (Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties)
  • Complex needs including Language/Communication
  • ASC (Autism)
  • Combination of the above

Details are available from Cheshire East Assessment and Monitoring Team.

The admission arrangements are detailed in the links below, including how to apply to your child's chosen school, application criteria and when you will be notified on the school your child will be going to.


If you have any other queries, contact the Assessment and Monitoring team on:

Email -

Phone - 01625 378090