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Headteacher: Ms Rupe Hosie                                                              Defoe Road, Ipswich, IP1 6SG

School Blog

An invitation to Rainbow Day

On 17 July we are having a special day to celebrate the life of Nancy McArdle.

Nancy was our Headteacher for 18 years and during her long career in special education gained a special place in the hearts of many people including pupils, parents and colleagues.


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Ofsted Report

"Pupils learn exceptionally well because the quality of teaching over time is outstanding".

"Support assistants and therapists provide excellent support for pupils' learning".

(Ofsted December 2014)

Read the full report here



We run a variety of training courses at Thomas Wolsey.

If you require Manual Handling training, please contact our manual handling trainer Chris Ugolini -

We also run various courses throughout the year on Inclusion, using Assistive Technology etc. please go to the Outreach Diary Page for more details.

Many of our courses can be booked online through cpdonline. for general enquiries, please email


Thomas Wolsey School has an Outreach Service that supports our dual placement pupils and also other mainstream pupils.

Please go to the Outreach website for more details.
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