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  • GOLD! - We have enjoyed another wonderful year working within the School Games, attending a variety of events such as the annual Panathalon, Mission active, and both Boccia and New age Kurling competitions. We have also experienced a number of fantastic opportunities in School including our school sports afternoons, sports week, sports leadership training and working with […]
  • 50 things to do update - Kirklees Council have been developing a new app for the 50 things to do before you are 5 campaign. Visit for further information.
  • Graduation 2019 - We had a day of celebrations for our graduates on Thursday 4th July. It was a great day, full of fun and maybe a tear here and there where our graduates were cheered on by their friends, staff and families. We would like to thank our friends at Cummins, Forever Green Florist, SLS Limousines and […]
  • Sensory Garden Work - Thank you to the lovely volunteer teams from Lloyds Bank and also Argos who spent their day taming the Sensory Garden. They worked like demons clearing a forest of bamboo from the raised beds to make way for some new plants  
  • Castlefest 2019 - We held our first Castlefest on Friday 21st June. CastleFest is a joyful opportunity to celebrate our relationships within the community, to come together and share our successes. Our students can be less visible than their peers in public circles: we wish to be part of a cultural shift which promotes and supports an inclusive […]
  • Primary shared area - We are excited to announce that we have re-developed our primary shared area. The space has been specifically designed to provide a defined low stimulation environment where students can enjoy a wide variety of  physical development and sensory regulation activities.
  • Healthy Teeth, Healthy Smile - Provided to us by Locala. Oral health booklet for parent carers of a child or young person with a disability or additional need. ‘Healthy Teeth, Healthy Smile’ was developed by Locala PHEYs Calderdale Oral Health Team in partnership with Locala Dental Care and parents attending Unique Ways. Download your PDF copy here
  • Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice Walk - Thankfully the weather was kind to us and everyone did so well during sports week, completing laps of school to raise money for the Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice. In total, we completed over 500 laps of the school grounds, which is a fantastic achievement in the space of a week! We rounded the week […]
  • ‘Wizard of Oz’ on 10 May, by M+M Productions - ‘We were very lucky to get the opportunity to see a performance of ‘Wizard of Oz’ on 10 May, by M+M Productions. Their performances are always of a very high quality, and this one was no exception. Our pupils really enjoyed the performance! Many thanks to Happy Days Charity for funding this performance, and for their […]
  • Jessie’s Fund visit - On May 15th, we all indulged in a full Day of Music! In addition to exciting musical journeys in our classrooms, we were delighted to welcome the wonderful Joe Harrison-Greaves and Ali Mac, professional musicians working with Jessie’s Fund. Joe and Ali brought us some fun and joyful new ways to play with music! Joe […]