SCHOOLS

What makes our schools stand out is the commitment of our staff. Our staff are specialists

RESIDENTIAL HOMES

We deliver high quality, child-focused residential care placements for young people

ABOUT ACORN EDUCATION & CARE

Acorn Education & Care has unmatched reach, capacity and expertise

We specialise in working with children and young people who have complex needs. Their needs may be behavioural, emotional, social, learning, physical or a combination.

We build care around the unique situation and individual circumstances of each child by providing frontline fostering, educational and care services.

LATEST NEWS

08
Jul
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Options Autism have partnered with the organisers of the Autism Show to offer Online Learning Sessions on Interventions and Therapies

Options Autism has proudly partnered with the organisers of The Autism Show to offer four online learning sessions on Interventions and Therapies throughout July and the start of August. Led by the Options Clinical Team, specialists within each field will cover different aspects of Interventions and Therapies via zoom webinars which will take place over […]

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Oliver from Hillcrest Shifnal School with his award
17
Sep
Hillcrest Shifnal School teacher honoured with The Pearson National Teaching Award

Oliver McIntyre, a special needs teacher at Hillcrest Shifnal School, has been given a silver award for outstanding new teacher of the year in The Pearson National Teaching Awards. The 25-year-old overcame his own challenges at school and was inspired by his teachers to begin a teaching career, and to use his own experiences to […]

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11
Sep
Acorn Digital Learning shortlisted as a finalist for a LaingBuisson Award

Acorn Digital Learning have been shortlisted as a finalist for the LaingBuisson Awards, in the category ‘Children’s Services Award’. Acorn Digital Learning is dedicated to transforming children’s lives by providing high-quality and innovative real-time online teaching for young people who require an alternative learning environment as they may be without access to a school setting, […]

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21
Aug
Celebrations for students and staff on an amazing set of results this year

In what has been a challenging year, GCSE results day is a great opportunity to reflect on the work and achievement of all our students, and all the many other ways, big and small, where young people have made huge progress whilst in one of our schools. This year, across all our schools, 235 students […]

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    Acorn Education & Care Limited.
    Atria
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    Bolton, BL1 4AG