Welcome to Benton Dene Special School
As the Headteacher of Benton Dene Special School, I’d like to extend to you all a warm welcome and to thank you for visiting our website.
I’d like to share with you why I feel that ours is a truly wonderful nurturing, inclusive and stimulating environment for all our children. I’d like you to see at first hand our passionate commitment to learning and our recognition of the uniqueness of each individual learner. Ours is a school where we strive to give our children the best possible educational experience and to unlock the potential that lies within all our children. We want the children and their families to be happy and to love coming to school.
I’m incredibly proud of all the achievements of the 120 children who are currently on roll in our school and I’m incredibly proud of the staff who work tirelessly to ensure that all children have the opportunity to be the very best that they can be.
I hope that you enjoy looking at this website and that the information proves useful. Visits to school are warmly welcomed. If you would like to know more, please do get in touch.
Should you need to make contact directly, with either Alison McAllister, Headteacher or Moira Banks, deputy Headteacher our numbers are as follows:
Alison McAllister: 07871733461
Moira Banks: 07745782741
Covid-19 News Section
- Remote Learning at BDS
- Latest information for BDS
- School reopens on Monday 2021
- Contact with school during first 6 days of Christmas holidays
- Beginning in January 2021
1st September 2020
12th February 2021
25th June 2021
Benton Dene School @bentondenesch
12 Jan RT @Yellow4_BDS: Yellow 4 had a fantastic snow morning sledging, splashing and throwing snowballs ☃️❄️ @bentondenesch https://t.co/t76fIg1J…
9 Jan RT @Red1_BDS: We are feeling happy! @bentondenesch #WorldMentalHealthDay https://t.co/63ipUIvyff
8 Jan RT @Red1_BDS: Red 1 has enjoyed splashing in the puddles this week.🌧 https://t.co/QmajZCI43I
6 Jan RT @art_bds: https://t.co/wJVr7PZ8hk
6 Jan RT @art_bds: We warmed up by practising modelling fine motor skills in play dough such as rolling and pinching and squashing. Then moved on…
6 Jan RT @art_bds: Happy New Year! Blue 8 have started their work on colour mixing in a different way this term. We are making clay Wilburs from…