Alternative Provision


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At Progress Schools, we take pride in offering programmes that are tailor-made to meet the needs of our young people. Mainstream education does not suit everyone, and our approach ensures that each child has access to a high-quality education provision that supports them reach their potential. We understand that not one-size-fits-all, that is why each of our curriculums are specifically designed to meet students needs. Each school benefits from and individualised curriculum that supports each student to achieve. 

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Charlotte Barton was recently appointed Interim Managing Director of Progress Schools, a post that will see Charlotte lead the ambitious strategic development of the business.

Charlotte, who has been with Progress Schools since its inception in 2016, steps into this role with a wealth of industry knowledge and experience.

The Progress Group CEO, Jayne Worthington is confident that Charlotte will make a significant impact across the business.

Read the full article at the link in our bio.

#ProgressSchools #AlternativeEducation

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Today marks the start of #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek. The theme this year is loneliness.

The number of people affected by loneliness during the pandemic increased massively, and people of all ages experienced loneliness due to isolation and distance from family and friends. If you are feeling lonely, please seek support. There are people here to help and you are never alone.


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Last week at #PSHamiltonSq, students welcomed James an ex probation officer who works with young people to highlight and educate them on current events concerning gangs. James kindly shared his experiences to provide insight into the implications of gangs and gang-related crime.

#schoollife #Birkenheadschools

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Student J was excluded from mainstream school following extensive outbursts, displaying verbal aggression, abuse, and disrespect towards staff. J completed Progress Schools’ 12-week Reintegration Programme.

J spent a total of 13 weeks at Progress Schools, during which time he was not excluded and did not allow his behaviour to spiral. He participated in daily mentoring sessions with staff, focusing on reacting appropriately in stressful situations and utilising other ways to express his emotions.

Read J's full story at the link in our bio.

#alternativeprovision #schoollife #students #wirralschools #wirral

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Progress Schools are nationally based, from Carlisle to High Wycombe. We are always looking for new locations where we can deliver our alternative provision, and support some of the most vulnerable young people in the area to achieve their potential. ❤️

#alternativeprovision #schoollife #apschools #education

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“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy not on fighting the old, but on building the new.” – Socrates

When it comes to climate change, money talks. Through regulations, incentives, and public/private partnerships, governments hold the keys to transform and build the green economy. Similar to the industrial and information revolutions, governments must incentivize their citizens, businesses, and institutions to build a resilient future.

Visit the official #EarthDay website for more information.

#InvestInOurplanet #WhatWillYouDo #EarthDay #EarthDayEveryDay #ClimateChange #Environment #Sustainability #TakeAction

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School Spotlight 🌟 Progress Schools - The Hive! ...

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At #PSWolverhampton, students enjoyed crafting some fantastic handmade woven Easter baskets.

#AP #SchoolLife #WolverhamptonSchools

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