Special Educational Needs


At Releasing Potential School, we cater for up to fifty children with Special Educational Needs who face a range of barriers to full inclusion.

Our educational programmes, professional training and academic research focus on helping children with Emotional-Social-Behavioural-Difficulties (ESBD), extreme emotional vulnerability (EV), Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC), Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD).

Keep up to date with the latest government research and legislation on Alternative Education in the UK:

Recent SEN blog posts from Releasing Potential:

Managing Your State

Managing Your State

As professionals, we know that being a responsible adult or ‘managing your state’ is top priority. What do we mean by ‘managing your state’? We use the word ‘state’ to refer to your mood, current emotion, body language, energy levels and mind set at any given time. As...

Releasing Potential achieves Independent school status

Releasing Potential achieves Independent school status

Founded in 2001, Releasing Potential has offered bespoke alternative educational placements to children who have not thrived in mainstream schools, since its conception in Portsmouth by founder and CEO Mike King. From its bases of operation in Hampshire and West...


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