About us

 Faery Glen is a holistic independent special needs school. Situated in Northriding close to Northgate shopping mall on a 4 acre property. We combine the best of outdoor and indoor learning activities which promotes the full potential of learners. Our high quality education using the CAPS and ABLLS curriculum in order to equip each learner with skills to become the best they can be.
 
We have a wonderful team that comprises of backgrounds of  educators, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, counsellors and psychologist. We practice PECS, FLOORTIME, MAKATON and various communication ipad applications.
 
Our students have joined our school due to birth trauma, hereditary disorders, dyslexia, autism, medical conditions and / or general developmental delays as well as other disorders. Our pre school section is devoted to assisting learners in their specific areas of need before they become of school going age. Our recently opened remedial class  focuses of learners in the foundation phase where we strive to close gaps and create a solid foundation.
 
We currently cater for the following learning groups. Preschool children, older preschoolers and foundation phase children who are not yet ready for primary school, our foundation phase class and our new youth centre which opened in 2016 which caters for learners 13 years up which is more lifeskills focused. Class sizes are small to cater for individual needs and have a maximum 7 or 8 (class dependant) pupils per class. Our children work at their own pace and have their own goals each term working to an individual educational program, with reports and feedback each term.