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THE COLLETT SCHOOL

5 months ago By Dean Chance

is a very special school in

Hemel Hempstead for children aged 4 to 17. The school caters for nearly 130 children with learning disabilities and complex needs including Multiple Learning Difficulties, cerebral palsy, Tourrette's syndrome and Batton's disease.
All students have significant disabilities, with many having Down's syndrome and half having autism. The school also caters for pupils with extremely rare disorders (one of whom is one of only two in the world with that diagnosis).
Collett’s mission is to promote the abilities in disability within the immediate, local and wider communities.
Collett School is one of the lowest funded schools in the county despite the fact that it caters for children with complex needs and significant disabilities.
The Tudors took on a special twist to “Movember” by growing facial hair and raising £1,000 for Collett.
The Tudors home game on Saturday March 24th saw Anna Patsalides, Vice Chair of Governors for Collett School presented y Club Chairman Dave Boggins and Club Captain Jordan Parkes.
Anna Patsalides, Vice Chair of the Governors and a solicitor at Hemel Hempstead Town shirt sponsors and Collett supporters Underwoods Solicitors, said: “I am very proud to act as Vice Chair of the Governors for Collett School and would like to thank the football club and the 1st team playing squad and management for their very kind and generous donation.
It is not just the money; it is the recognition by the football club – at the heart of the community – of what Stephen and the amazing staff at the school do for these very special children.”

Updated 17:44 - 26 Mar 2018 by Dean Chance

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