The Royal School for Deaf Children, Margate and Westgate College

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“We educate and care for d/Deaf children and young people or young people with communication difficulties, who may have additional needs, for a positive future within work and their communities”

The Royal School for Deaf Children Margate and Westgate College has adapted to meet the changing needs of pupils and students. This has included a 14-19 Curriculum which offers excellent vocational courses either in the school, college or at our farm. This enables the pupils and students to develop their life skills and employment opportunities along side the National Curriculum .

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We have a large dedicated team of experienced specialist staff who are able to meet the complex needs of our young people. These include Teachers of the Deaf, speech and language therapy, educational audiologist, physiotherapy and occupational therapy departments , vision advisor and the nursing staff in the Medical Centre . We also have a range of consultants. A strong partnership is in place with Deaf services for children , young people and adults via St Georges NHS Trust.

To find out more about the School and the College, head to www.rsdcm.org.uk or call 01843 227 561.

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