the stable school

School Facilities

Spread across two very different but equally welcoming sites we offer a wide range of facilities and activities. We make good use of the local area, to further extend our provision. Cookery school, surfing, paddle boarding, football , boxing etc. and our physical education offer is taught from specialist centres.

barn campus

Barn Campus

Our Barn Campus is at the end of Dudmoor Lane, surrounded by nature and quiet, calm spaces set against St. Catherine’s Hill. We have a range of learning spaces in both the main building and situated close to our farm and therapy base, providing different environments that are suited to our children’s needs. Comprising of five tutor bases: Polzeath, Waikiki, Bude, Abersoch and Cove – all famous surf beaches, accommodating children from Key stage 1-3, with one base for children who are not yet ready to access whole class learning. Group sizes range between 4-11 children, with a staff to child ratio of 1:3.

gatehouse campus

Gatehouse Campus

Situated on Fairmile road, at the entrance to Dudmoor Lane and St Catherine’s Hill lies the Gatehouse. Arranged over two floors the Gatehouse provides four main tutor bases: Nazere, Oahu, The Pod and The Den. Classes consist of Key stage 3 and 4 aged students. There is a quiet, break out space where students who require sensory breaks can go to be supported by an EAA (emotionally available adult). Groups sizes range form 3-11, with a staff to student ratio of 1:3.

Stable School Facilities

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Stable School Facilities

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School Calendar


Easter Holiday 3rd – 14th April 2023


Inset Day 17th April 2023


Summer Term 18th April – 14th July


May Day Bank Holiday 1st May


The King’s Coronation 8th May


Half Term 29th May – 2nd June


Summer Holiday Starts 17th July