Welcome to Alderwasley Hall School

Asperger’s Syndrome, High Functioning Autism and communication difficulties

Day and 38 to 52 week residential Age: Mixed 5-19

Alderwasley Hall School and Sixth Form Centre are situated in picturesque Derbyshire, close to the towns of Matlock, Belper and Wirksworth.

We provide specialist education, therapy and care for children and young people aged 5 – 19 years, with speech, language and communication needs and/or Aspergers Syndrome and/or Acquired Brain Injury (ABI).

The SENAD Group have partnered up with Derby Museum for their two family focussed 2018 Summer Exhibitions. The first exhibition has a family launch event on Saturday 14th July from 12pm, where members of Alderwasley Hall School band will perform to visitors.

The second exhibition ‘Bare Bones’ starts at the end of August. Teachers from Alderwasley Hall School and Bladon House School are working with the museums Schools Programmer and SEN Session Coordinators to organise three SEN specific activity sessions, two of which will be for SENAD students and the third for young people from a city school.

Both Exhibitions and the Family Event on the 14th of July are free entry (donations welcome).

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Our Aims

Fulfil social and communication potential


Fulfil academic potential


Provide a memorable and enjoyable school experience for all


Fulfil independence potential

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