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We provide individualised, person-centred, skills based learning for children and young people up to the age of 18 with complex additional support needs, including autism, sensory impairment and communication difficulties.

Child-centred learning

Our Sensational Learning Centre provides all children and young people with a person-centred approach, recognising the importance of tailored and flexible support to meet individual needs.

Space and resources

The Sensational Learning Centre provides pupils with a beautiful contemporary environment based in our Linlithgow campus in which to engage in a range of curriculum activities.

Technology is used throughout our learning spaces to assist communication and increase independence by facilitating access to a wide range of activities.

Highly skilled staff

Our staff are highly skilled and experienced in working with children with a range of complex additional support needs. They work together with a number of specialists who support learning through therapy, the arts and outdoor activity.

Grant Aided Special School

Grant-aided special schools are independent of local authorities but are supported financially by the Scottish Government.

We are one of six Grant-aided special schools in Scotland.

Our ethos

Our ethos

“We pride ourselves in developing the learning and wellbeing of children and young people in a safe, nurturing environment.”

Laura Watkins, CEO The Donaldson Trust