A statutory assessment is a process where information is collected from the parents, child/ or young person and professionals. This then allows us to gain a clear picture of the education, health and care needs of the child / or young person.
A request for statutory assessment can be made by a parent, young person or requested by a child's or young person’s education setting (school, early years setting or college) by downloading and completing the request form.
Parental request fo the local authority to consider a statutory assessment of special educational needs
Young persons request for the local authority to consider a statutory assessment of special educational needs
Request for the LA to consider statutory assessment
There is a guidance document available to assist parents and guardians with this process.
Pre Request for Statutory Assessment process for Early Years and Schools
Pre Request for Statutory Assessment process for Post 16
Information on guidance criteria for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)
SEN Information for parents
Other forms required to accompany requests for assessment
Please download and use the forms below as required to accompany your request for assessment.
Child friendly profile options
- Find a school
- School term dates
- Apply for a school place
- Free school meals
- Special educational needs and disability (SEND)
- School travel assistance
- Information for schools
- Adult learning
- Complain about a school
- Music in Torbay
- School governors
- Home Education
- Torbay School Relocation to Parkfield
- School Improvement
- Torbay Virtual School