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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.
Provisional Arrangements for the start of Term – Please see below for the details of what will be happening at Elm Court School in September 2020. (Please also click on Headteacher’s letter below for further information.) 

Tuesday 1st September – Staff Training Day

Wednesday 2nd September – Year 7 pupils only

Thursday 3rd September – Year 7, Year 10 and Year 11 pupils only

Friday 4th September – Year 7, Year 10 and Year 11 pupils only

Monday 7th September onwards – Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10 and Year 11 pupils with 6th Form students attending individual enrolment appointments

Monday 14th  September – All 6th Form students to return

Please click here for the latest Headteacher’s Letter
In addition to other information we will be sending to Parents/Carers; please click here for further assistance for SEN pupils

Please click here to access “The Directory”, the free community resource booklet produced by Lambeth Larder and Brixton Advice Centre.

Covid-19 –  Please click on the link below for the latest Department of Education guidance for full opening of Special Schools
COVID-19: Guidance for Full Opening of Special Schools



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.

Autumn Term One begins: Wednesday 2nd September 2020 (Year 7s only, please see dates on the left/Headteacher’s Letter)

Autumn Term One ends:  Friday 23rd October 2020

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