Changing Lives

Educate - Motivate - Inspire


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Discover more about life SMS Changing Lives School

We are an Independent SEMH provision for young people aged 11-16 with additional needs .

SMS Changing Lives School is committed to offering the highest level of education and support in preparation for life after school when entering the world of work.

What makes us different?

We are proud of our facilities and the wide range of options we have available at SMS.

At SMS we have two purpose built 3G football pitches, a professional boxing gym, a construction work shop, music studio with recording studio, an art studio and fully functional salon. We offer a range of extra curricular and community activities- please see our sister site for further details.

SMS Moving forward

We will ensure all students who attend our provision are provided with the highest standard of learning tools to further their ambitions.