Hope College offers an exciting and inclusive education for students with a diverse range of special educational needs. Our broad and balanced curriculum aims to offer a personalised timetable that is appropriate yet challenging for each individual. Some of the opportunities available to our students include:
Accreditation including awards and qualifications awarded through Open Awards and ASDAN
Functional skills qualifications in English, Maths and ICT awarded through OCR
Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award
Options in a wide range of vocational areas, e.g. construction, horticulture, small animal care, radio, retail, film production, catering.
Independent and supported living skills
Enterprise, Volunteering and Employment – work experience
Sport and Leisure
Enterprise including The Hut, The Grange Café and College Shop
Inclusion link with St John Rigby
Preparing for life after college through close working relationships with other providers and services.
Our ultimate aim is that students leave Hope College as happy, mature, social adults equipped with the skills and independence they need for their future.