Thornhill Park School

Thornhill Park School is an independent specialist school based in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear for pupils aged 4-19


Our mission is to work together inspiring, supporting, celebrating and equipping autistic and neurodiverse children, young people and adults.

Pathway Overview

This programme is based on education milestones, communication and language development, physical development and personal social and emotional development.

Entry Requirements
  • You must have an Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP) and is subject to commissioning by your local authority

  • This pathway is aimed at pupils aged 3 - 4 years

  • A three day referral visit followed by a comprehensive extended initial assessment period

Pathway Content
  • Preparing for Adulthood
  • Employment
  • Independent Living
  • Community Inclusion
  • Health and well-being
  • Communication and language development
  • Physical development
  • Personal, social and emotional development
  • Literacy
  • Mathematics
  • Understanding the world
  • Expressive arts and design
  • Safeguarding and welfare