Somerset County Council

Special Educational Needs. Somerset Expertise ( is a collaborative partnership between all of the special schools and specialist provision within Somerset. stands for Special Educational Needs Somerset Expertise. We have a wealth of experience within our schools and many outstanding practitioners support us in our work to make a difference to the lives of children and young people who need an alternative curriculum and level of support to a mainstream school.

There are ten schools, and a specialist provision within a primary school and a number of supportive providers making up the membership of We recognise that working together, we are stronger. Our collective expertise is vital to meet the unique needs of each child and young person we work with.

We are committed to making a difference and enriching the lives of our students and their families. All children are unique and because of this we will help you with advice and support until you have the right provision for your child/young person.

Contact Details
c/o SPTS at Fiveways School
Victoria Road
BA21 5AZ