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Welcome to Lady Zia Wernher School website. 

Lady Zia Wernher School is a Primary Community Special School educating children between the ages of 2 and 11 years. All children attending the school have a severe or profound learning difficulty. Additional needs can include physical impairment, autistic spectrum disorder, complex medical needs.


Our school values are respect, passion, independence and creativity.


The core purpose of Lady Zia Wernher School is to enable all the children to enjoy their learning, to make progress and to achieve in every facet of their education. The child’s family is fundamental to their progress and successful learning, this is most effective when the school, professionals and families work in partnership. 


Our experienced, creative and skillful staff ensure the children access a rich and varied curriculum and develop their skills in the key aspects of communication, cognition, social and life skills, well-being and movement. Strategies and environments used to support learning, include Makaton, PECS, a therapeutic approach of de-escalation, creative arts, multi-sensory environments, eating programmes and rebound therapy.


If you are considering our school for your child I would be pleased to welcome you for a visit and answer any questions you may have. 

We are a active and friendly school, with lots going on. This website aims to give you a taster of the school ethos and curriculum along with core polices and procedures. We aim to post regular updates of school events and important information.


If you would like any policies and procedures displayed on the website in a paper format please contact the school administration.
Thank you for visiting our website..

Mrs Hilary Davies