Yewstock School

Short Breaks


This project is about the development of a Short Breaks home in the East of Dorset called Hayeswood for autistic children or children who have a learning disability aged 8-17 years old.


It is in response to parents and...

Nurture Base Grand Opening

After days and weeks of rain, the sun made a rare appearance at the Opening of our new Nurture Base – (known as The Tree House).

Guests from Dorset Council including the Head of Children’s Services and the Premises Team toured the building alongside members of the local community and other special school Heads and leaders and watched as Amanda Davis from Dorset...

Yewstock School

Thank You Red Dragon Laser

Red Dragon Laser have very kindly decided to sponsor the Design Technology Department with the focus on increasing the department's budget and service the Laser cutter each year for free.

This is in response to the 'inventiveness and ingenuity shown by the Design Technology department for students work' . This extra donation each year by Red Dragon will greatly...

Christmas Tree Donations

It’s starting to feel a lot like Christmas! Thank you so much to Orchard Park Garden Centre and Adam from A & K Autos Ltd for very kindly donating two real Christmas Trees to Yewstock this year. The pupils loved decorating them!

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Yewstock School

Transitions: A Family View – Survey

From the Dorset Parent Carer Council:

The South West region of Parent Carer Forums have launched a survey for parent/carers of children and young people with Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities (0-25). Along with NHS England we are working to better understand the experience of families.

The survey will...