A specialist school for children with learning difficulties
Helping young people with Asperger's, autism and dyslexia thrive
LVS Hassocks is a school that offers a supported learning environment for young people with Asperger’s and autism. Situated in Sayers Common in West Sussex, we are a specialist school that provides an holistic approach to specifically meet the needs of children with communication, socialisation and imagination difficulties.
Our students, parents and supporting local authorities recognise and value our specialist care and innovative approach to helping young people reach their full potential through:
- combined learning methods
- focus on real work and employability skills
- promoting self awareness, health and wellbeing
Sarah Sherwood, Head Teacher: "I am passionate about ensuring that young people with autistic spectrum disorders have relevant learning opportunities in an environment that recognises the challenges they face on a daily basis and provides them with strategies to manage their anxieties." more from Sarah
LVS Hassocks Student Success
We are proud of our students at LVS Hassocks and their success in their work experience placements, securing themselves further education places at college and moving on to apprenticeships and employment. Find out more.
A thank you note from a parent January 2014 reads .... "4 Years ago I had no idea where Liam's life path was going to take him ..... you gave him coping skills, life skills and an education no one else could .... today I have a 17 year old son starting an apprenticeship in January ... To me LVS Hassocks, put Liam's life on track for success." Read more.
Oast Cafe Open For The Autumn Term!
The Oast Cafe is now re-opened for the Autumn term. Find out more..
Opening hours are:
Mondays 2.15pm - 3.30pm
Wednesdays 2.15pm - 3.30pm
Thursdays 11.15am - 12.30pm
Come along and enjoy a bite to eat and a cuppa.
In the papers
The great things our students do often make the papers and we're very proud to share our students success... click to read more
LVS Oxford Opens in September 2014.
LVS Oxford opens in September 2014 and will offer a supported learning environment for young people aged 11 to 19 years who have been diagnosed with Asperger’s and autism.
We will have open days in June 2014 (dates to be confirmed), call or email us to find out more