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Headteacher: Joanna Tarrant  BSc (Hons)  PGCE  MA(Ed)  NPQH
Elm Court is a special school for pupils aged 9 to 19 years who have learning difficulties with associated social and communication needs. Many of our pupils have autism. We aim to provide a creative and practical learning environment with a focus upon achievement and the development of citizenship and life skills.



Elm Court School is an OUTSTANDING school! Click here to read the Ofsted Report of February 2019:

Ofsted Report February 2019

We welcome visits to our school for prospective pupils. Do ring and let us know if you would like a tour of our school on 020 8674 3412.

The next Headteacher’s Open Morning is: Tuesday 15th October 2019 at 9.30am to 10.30am.

Autumn Term One begins:

Monday 2nd September 2019  for Years 6 and 7 pupils only, THEN

Tuesday 3rd September 2019 for ALL pupils EXCEPT the 6th Form. 

Autumn Term One ends:  Thursday 17th October 2019   

Autumn Term Two begins:  Wednesday 30th October 2019   

Autumn Term Two ends:  Thursday 19th December 2019   

Quality in Careers Standard: Elm Court School has been awarded the  Quality in Careers Standard for our careers education.  More info

Elm Court School is top of the class for Learning Outside the Classroom! Read more Learning Outside the Classroom Bronze Award


  • Sports Day Sports Day brought our academic year 2018-19 to a close. Pupils enjoyed team sports which included football, hockey and basketball during ... read more
  • Summer BBQ On 18th July Parents and Carers were invited to our annual end of year Summer BBQ and performance. Parents and Carers ... read more