Progress School is an approved independent residential special school for pupils with a severe learning disability, challenging behaviour and autism. It is co-educational and caters for pupils between the ages of 7 and 19. Pupils live in small groups in homes in the local community and access our special school according to their individual needs. About Our School: Established in 1996 Progress School opened to offer children with severe learning disabilities and challenging behaviour the best quality of education in a specialist environment offering them individualised opportunities. The school is registered with Ofsted. We are a 52-week residential school specifically for children and young people with challenging behaviour, severe learning disability, autism and associated conditions. We support individuals who have a wide range of abilities and additional support needs. We can offer individual packages to meet specific requirements including day provisions.