JOHN DEWEY SPECIALIST COLLEGE
Learning by Doing
We are an Independent Specialist Provider, in the heart of Haringey. Like John Dewey, we believe education is not preparation for life, education is life!
WHAT’S COMING UP
The transformative learning experiences at John Dewey Specialist College are designed to help our young people gain greater independence in their adult lives. Established in 2008 as Area 51 Education, John Dewey Specialist College is located in Wood Green and reflects the vibrant energy of this growth area. Our passionate and skilled team members are here to help our young people make an impact on the world. Are you ready to reach your potential? Join us!
14th September - 18th December
4th January - 31st March
19th April - 23rd July
Half term: 26th -30th October
Half-term: 15th - 19th February
Half-term: 31st May - 4th June
Check your email regularly
Annual reviews are held each term for different year groups and aim to review the student's progress and agree their plans for the next academic year. Final year student reviews are held in the Autumn term, First Year annual reviews are held in the summer term and those in year 2 are held in the Spring term.
You should receive an email inviting you to attend your young person's annual review via Zoom. If you have not received an invite, please contact Kim Ashley
Date to be confirmed
This year, we are looking to hold parents evenings and a new parents welcome event online. Watch this space for more information!
SUPPORT OUR SERVICES
Give our young people the tools they need to succeed
Your donations to John Dewey Specialist College are put towards our new building fund, providing specialist equipment and inspiring our students to strive for more. As part of our community, you are involved in preparing our young people intellectually, emotionally, and socially to thrive in life.