Special Educational Needs and Disability

Contact Our SENCO


Our designated Special Educational Needs Coordinator is Caroline Shield


You can contact Caroline using the form below.

Contact Caroline

It is the SENCO’s REsponsibility to:

  • Oversee the day-to-day operation of the school’s SEN policy

  • Liaise with the relevant Designated Teacher where a looked after pupil has SEN

  • Advise teachers on using a graduated approach to providing SEN support

  • Advise on the deployment of the school’s delegated budget and other resources to meet the pupil’s needs effectively

  • Liaise with parents/carers of pupils with SEN

  • Liaise with and be a key point of contact for external agencies

  • Ensure that the school keeps the records of all SEN pupils up to date

  • Work with the head teacher and school governors to ensure that the school meets its responsibilities with regard to reasonable adjustments and access arrangements



In addition to our SENCO, the main contacts for SEND are:

  • Jill Cooke, Head Teacher

  • Kirsten Tate, Special Educational Needs Governor


Both can be contacted by calling the school on 01207 239661 or emailing dsrcshield@shieldrow.co.uk.

Shield Row Primary School

Head Teacher

Ms. Jill Cooke

Deputy Headteacher
Mrs. C

Special Educational Needs Coordinator

Ms. Caroline Shield

Chair of Governors

Mr. Wayne Thompson 

Office Manager

Ms. H Bainbridge


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01207 239 661


Shield Row Primary School

King Edward VIII Terrace




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