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Pod Plus


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Pod Plus KS 3

Pod Plus is a specialist day provision for secondary aged pupils (Years 7 and 8) with SEMH and complex learning needs. Learners are placed by West Berkshire SEN panel and all pupils have an EHCP. Many learners may also have ASD and or ADHD.

Pod Plus follows the principles of Therapeutic Thinking in all aspects of its work providing a safe and nurturing environment for pupils who may have suffered significant disruption throughout their education.


POD Plus KS2 & 3, Modular Building (Parsons Down Infant Site) Paynesdown Road Thatcham RG19 3TE  

Tel: 01635 243208

  • Overall effectiveness: Good, The quality of education: Good, Behaviour and attitudes: Good, Personal development: Good, Leadership and management: Good,

    OFSTED Inspection

  • Adults have created a calm, kind and nurturing atmosphere. They build warm and trusting relationships with pupils, who feel safe and comfortable as a result. Pupils want to please their teachers and are keen to succeed.

    OFSTED Inspection

  • One parent said: ‘My child is thriving and can finally see what he can achieve.’

    Parent View