The Council's Education and Children's Services Committee approved the proposal at its meeting on 25 July 2019.


Achieving for Children, on behalf of the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, is consulting on a statutory proposal to establish, from September 2021 onwards, a specialist resource provision (SRP) for up to 14 children with Education and Health Care Plans who have Social Communication Needs including both Autism and Moderate Learning Difficulties as their main presenting special educational needs.

The notice of the proposal and the detailed information to support the proposal can be viewed here:

Barnes Primary Proposed SRP Consultation (opens a pdf)

Barnes SRP notice (opens a pdf)

The closing date for responses is Friday 24th May.

How can representations on the proposals be made?

Please email matthew.paul@achievingforchildren.org.uk, or post to: Matthew Paul, Associate Director, School Place Planning, Achieving for Children, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, 42 York Street, Twickenham, TW1 3BW.