Here you will find lots of information about Brook Green Centre for Learning including our Admissions Procedure, key dates, our Governors and a few useful links - all designed to answer your questions. We also have FAQs and a section for parents. If you have any questions please get in touch.


Admissions to special schools in Plymouth, including Brook Green Centre for Learning are determined by a Local Authority Single Multi Agency Panel (SMAP). The panel is made up of Head teachers and other professionals that are experienced at working with children with a variety of special needs. The panel considers all evidence submitted as well as family preference. 

All students that attend Brook Green must have a Statement of Special Educational Needs or an Education, Health and Care (EHC) Plan and have their primary need as being Cognition and Learning with associated SEMH.

All enquiries regarding student spaces and requesting a place at any special school in Plymouth should be made directly to the Plymouth SEND 0 – 25 Team based at Windsor House.

Annual Reviews

Each student has an annual review of his/her Statement of Special Educational Need where all those people involved with the student are invited to discuss progress both academic and the needs specified in the statement and plan for the year ahead.


Our last Ofsted report was in March 2018. The full details are on the Ofsted Website.