SEND Information Report and Local Offer

If your child has special educational needs or a disability (SEND) you'll find all the information you need in the Barnsley local offer.

What is the local offer?

Barnsley's Local Offer is an access point for information about support and services for children and young people from birth to the age of 25, with a special educational need and/or disability (SEND), and their families. 

The local offer will contain information about a wide range of provision including:

  • SEN information, advice and support services  
  • Childcare, Early Years and Education
  • Health and Social Care
  • Short Breaks
  • Advice on preparing for adulthood
  • SEND Things to Do
  • Useful Resources
  • Travel and Transport

When will the offer be available?

The Children and Families Act 2014 required all councils to publish their offer from September 2014.


Where will I find the local offer?

If you click this link it will take you to the local offer BMBC Local Offer


SEND Information Report

Here you will find a link to our SEND Information Report - which is updated annually. This was last updated December 2019. 


     Our School Special Needs and Disabilities Information Report

(updated and published September 2019, last update January 2020)

We strive to provide the best possible education for all children in our school. Our aim is to achieve the 'Personal Best' for every child. Please click on the links below to find out more information about special educational needs and/or disabilities within our school.

What is SEND?

What are the areas of SEND?

What is a disability?


SEN Support 


Training and Expertise 

How is Athersley South Primary accessible for SEND?


Who can I contact?