Resources

Pre-School Matrix of Developmental Needs

The Pre School Matrix is used to determine a child’s level of Special Educational Needs within the four areas of the SEND Code of Practice:

  • Social, emotional and mental health
  • Communication and interaction
  • Physical and sensory
  • Cognition and Learning.

The Pre School Matrix is used to support the panel in allocating the Inclusion Fund for children with Special Educational Needs.

Matrix Nursery 2 is for children in their preschool year (children who will start Reception Class in September 2018).

Matrix Nursery 1 is for children in their rising 3 year (children who will start Reception Class in September 2019).

Matrix Nursery 0 is for children who turn 2 within this school year (children who will start Reception Class in September 2019).