• Thriftwood currently has vacancies for TWO  Learning Support Assistants  to be based at our School site in Galleywood.

    Book a place on the Strong Minds Conference on Saturday, 25th February 2017 which addresses the many mental health issues challenging our young people.  This is a unique opportunity to listen to leading experts who will enthuse all adults working or parenting young people.  Go away feeling positive and enthused as you realise you can do something to help.  You cannot afford to miss it!

    Please visit our 'Acorn Training & Outreach" page for booking details.

    Please help Thriftwood by using SIMS Agora  for all of your payments to us.

    Safeguarding is an integral part of Thriftwood life.  To find out more please follow the link.

    Thriftwood maintains a strict Visitor's Policy.  We like to ensure that all of our visitors feel welcomed, but If you are visiting us you may be required to provide documentation in advance to ensure that our Policy is adhered to.

     

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Welcome

On behalf of the staff, Governors and pupils we would like to welcome you to the Thriftwood Website.

Thriftwood is part of the SEAX Multi-Academy Trust, registered at Thriftwood School, Slades Lane, Galleywood, Chelmsford, Essex CM2 8RW.  Telephone 01245 266880.  For further information  click here for a link to the SEAX Trust website.

We hope you will gain an insight into the life of this vibrant and outstanding Special School & College where the wellbeing and achievement of every pupil is our priority. We are sure you will be able to sense the fun, excitement and challenge that is evident in every aspect of life at Thriftwood; every day is humming with activity and pupils are motivated and engaged in learning.

Through our person centred approaches we aim for all of our pupils to feel secure, gain confidence and achieve their individual best.

Mrs Pryke and Mrs Smart,                      Partner Headteachers

Thriftwood provides an outstanding quality of education for its pupils and is highly regarded by parents and carers and by the community it serves.”  Ofsted 2011

 

Thriftwood takes its Safeguarding responsibilities very seriously and stringently follows the principles and practices outlined in: Working Together to Safeguard Children and Keeping Children Safe in Education - September 2016.

Ofsted Parent View - Click here for details.  And for more information during an Ofsted Inspection please click here.

 

 

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Thriftwood School
Slades Lane, Galleywood,
Chelmsford, Essex
CM2 8RW

01245 266 880

Thriftwood College
Fox Crescent
Chelmsford
Essex
CM1 2BN

01245 262 779

01245 490 691