Royal School Manchester
Royal School Manchester is a co-educational and residential special school for children and young people aged between two and 19 years with complex learning disabilities and additional communication needs. Our areas of specialism are autism; multi-sensory impairment and profound and multiple learning disabilities.
Our approach to learning
With a safe, calm learning environment tailored to their specific needs, pupils can develop and progress to their full potential. Key to our school’s success is the strength of relationship our dedicated staff have with each and every child.Find out more
Learning at Royal School Manchester is tailored to each child, with their individual needs, strengths and preferences shaping both the way in which they learn as well as their learning environment. Students’ progress is measured against themselves rather than their peers. Each individual child is unique with a personalised set of goals.Find out more
Therapy and nursing support
Our teaching staff work alongside a specialist team of therapists and nursing staff with expertise in complex physical disabilities, sensory processing difficulties and health needs, including progressive and degenerative conditions.Learn more
Royal School Manchester provides state-of-the-art learning resources and highly specialised learning environments which are tailored to each individual child. Our pupils benefit from some outstanding facilities which support them in achieving their learning potential.Find out more
We take great pride in the homes we provide for the children and young people at our school and college who need this support. We also offer short breaks, ranging from one or two nights per week or for longer periods, depending upon specific care needs.Discover our homes
We offer support for families throughout their journey with Seashell, from initial enquiry right through to planning for the long-term future.Find out more
Our sports,, physical activity and wellbeing team form an important part of Seashell offering a wide range of sport, wellbeing, health and leisure activities.All about Seashell Active
It was an enormous step to make such a big move to an entirely different part of the country but it was a brilliant decision and we have absolutely no regrets…without a doubt, the key to Elliot’s happiness and his successes at the school has been down to the care, skills, commitment and expertise of everyone there.
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