Our Latest News and Newsletters

We love sharing news and images with you about our special #MendipMoments, below are our downloadable newsletters which give an overview of each class’s acticvites for the term and a general update of the whole school.

For our latest news please take a look at the maroon slider boxes below the newsletters.


Christmas Newsletter

Easter Newsletter

Summer Newsletter


Christmas Newsletter

SEN.se Shop and Products

The Mendip School are part of SEN.se (Somerset SEN school network) young somerset bold-brave who have recently opened a shop in Taunton to provide opportunities for our young people.  As part of this, our Y11 students have been taking part in enterprise sessions where...

Summer Activities Calendar

We’re excited to share with you our Summer Activities Calendar! It’s wonderful to be able to offer physical activity days to children, young people and families following the lifting of some of the Government restrictions, but there are also activity packs and online...

Hi Pepper

Meet Pepper, the School Robot! Here is the first promotional video of Pepper the Robot working with our children. The video has been produced by UWE media team and will be promoted internationally to demonstrate the work that socially intelligent robots can do to...

Term update

What a busy term we have had at The Mendip School. All of the pupils have been amazing and we have enjoyed lots of lovely experiences together. As you may know we love being outside at The Mendip School.  Being outside helps us to practise our social interactions with...

Deaf Awareness Week – 10.05.2021

This week is Deaf Awareness Week. I had the opportunity to be a part of a BSL Signalong version of Garry Barlow's Sing with my Sign Choir along with other people from other backgrounds. Garry Barlow was also amazing at letting the Philharmonic Orchestra and BBC...