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Henshaws students strike silver

Students from our Specialist College in Harrogate recently celebrated completion of their Duke of Edinburgh Silver Award.

Achieving goals with assistive technology

Expertise in assistive technology at our Specialist College plays a big part in our student’s success. Elspeth is building her skills in using switches to develop independence.

First careers event at Specialist College

Our Specialist College welcomed local employers and support organisations onto campus for our first Careers Information, Advice & Guidance day for students and their families.

Holly shares her story

Meet Holly, a student at Henshaws Specialist College. Holly wrote this blog on her eye gaze computer to share her experience of being a young person living with disability.

Aimee lines up for teaching “Oscar”

Aimee Jackson, a teacher at Henshaws Specialist College in Harrogate, has been shortlisted for the Award for Excellence in Special Needs Education in the Pearson Teaching Awards.

Safety First

Students at Henshaws Specialist College in Harrogate have been getting extra help from North Yorkshire Police and Harrogate Town football club on how to stay safe.

Student William becomes a storyteller

By supporting William to develop his communication and IT skills he was able to write an original story and bring it to life through stop motion animation. What an achievement!

Henshaws students gain red belts in Judo

Dermot Heslop from British Judo has been coaching students and staff at our Specialist College in judo. They recently achieved the standard required to be awarded their red belts.

My Makaton Mission

Carl works at Henshaws College and is on a Makaton mission to make communication more accessible for those with special needs.

College has really helped me on my journey

College graduate Rachael now runs her own arts and crafts business from home. She explains what life is like for her now and how Henshaws supported her to achieve her goals.