“Achievement in personal development is outstanding and lies at the heart of the school.” (Ofsted)
“He has changed his attitude, improved his behaviour and is doing exceptionally well.” (Foster Carer)
“I can’t stop smiling when i talk about my experience at Heath Farm – I can’t thank them enough.” (Pupil)
The school offers opportunities for our pupils to achieve qualifications across a wide range of academic and vocational subjects.
6TH FORM CENTRE
A specialist provision located in Ashford focusing on college, community / work experience and school.
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Heath Farm School
Heath Farm School offers a unique and stimulating environment where every pupil is able to make outstanding progress in their personal development and enjoy success in their education.
With modern, well-resourced classroom pods, the expertise of the dedicated staff team ensures that each child can put past failures behind them in a calm and settled atmosphere. Each student is motivated through a personalised curriculum and clear targets.
Heath Farm lies in a spacious rural setting near Ashford, and attracts pupils from across Kent, neighbouring counties and parts of London, because of its growing reputation for success.
Pupils with a wide range of needs, including social and emotional issues, learning difficulties, mental health problems and associated conditions, are able to enjoy extraordinary outcomes and be happy at school.
From its nurturing approach for primary pupils through to the relaxed working environment of the specialist 6th Form Centre, all students are encouraged to reach high standards in every aspect of their lives.
Students move on from Heath Farm to college courses, apprenticeships and jobs, confident they can lead happy and meaningful adult lives.
"Heath Farm has changed my life for the better. It was so lovely and welcoming when I first came round. All my teachers go out of their way for me." Pupil
"The link with the school is very good. We have a very good rapport with the teachers and we work very closely together as a team." Foster Carer
"Achievement in personal development is outstanding and lies at the heart of the school." Ofsted
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Another dreadfully cold evening in the Triboar woods, outside Neverwinter has you bundled up in furs around the campfire. At peace you are all recounting the treacherous journey you have been on…
Thrive Approach allows us to recognise gaps in the emotional, relational development and learning of children. It provides a powerful way of working with children and young people that supports optimal social and emotional…
Heath Farm School has been awarded the Safe at School (SAS) Anti-Bullying accreditation which is a national award for the work the school does to prevent bullying. The school was praised for…
It was another successful, fun-packed year for the Heath Farm School summer club, Boredom Busters. Students from across Key Stage 3 enjoyed 2 weeks of exciting activities to break up their long…
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6th Form Centre
17 Hardinge Road