Learning Enhancement

Pupils who have support needs either because they have gifts and talents which require support for extension beyond the curriculum or those who have a diagnosed learning problem such as dyslexia or dyspraxia, or need help with handwriting and spelling, are referred to the Learning Enhancement Centre.


  • Identification/testing
  • Extension opportunities:
    • Future Problem Solving
    • Notification of National & International learning opportunities
    • Nomination for the UK Young Gifted & Talented programme
    • Advice for parents of gifted pupils
  • Drop-in facility for all pupils 4 sessions weekly (lunch or after school)
  • Specific lunchtime support sessions for identified pupils:
    • Workshops in areas such as: ‘Writing Organisation’, ‘Reading Between the Lines’ and Maths topics
    • Sixth form volunteers assist a member of staff deliver this service
    • Staff are regularly given updates of those attending
  • Testing for Access Arrangements for exams
  • Advice for parents of  pupils with learning difficulties.

Read our Gifted & Talented brochure for an overview of the programme.

Queen Elizabeth’s Hospital  •  Berkeley Place  •  Clifton  •  Bristol  •  BS8 1JX  •  T +44 (0)117 930 3040  •  E office@qehbristol.co.uk 
QEH Junior School  •  Upper Berkeley Place  •  Clifton  •  Bristol BS8 1JS  •  T +44 (0)117 930 3087  •   juniors@qehbristol.co.uk