Welcome to St Giles Special School

St Giles School is the only special primary school for Derby City. Our children's needs include moderate and severe learning difficulties and autism. At St Giles we aim to create an inspiring, creative and caring environment in which the children feel valued and enjoy their learning. Each child's potential can be developed through our personalised individual approach to learning and by participation in a vast and varied range of opportunities, activities and experiences.

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Join Your PTA Today

We are a small group of parents and school staff that meet every half term to share experiences, support each other and fundraise for the benefit of the children at St.Giles. We require new members to continue the excellent work of the last year and would like to invite you to attend our next meeting and see what we do and how you could
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Disco Dough

At Saint Giles the children are really enjoy taking part in regular dough disco sessions where they sit or stand and dance along to their favourite tunes whilst manipulating playdough in specific ways. The children get very excited when it is ‘Dough Disco’ time and they have to concentrate hard to follow the rolling, squishing and finger diving in time with the music. Our Disco
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PTA Fundraising

On Friday 18th July parents and staff organised a 12 hour continuous cycle ride at Asda, Spondon. We had tremendous support and raised a staggering £480 A special thank you to Tammy Jackson for selling her beautiful cakes and for supporting the event throughout the whole day!!