Wyvern Academy in Weymouth, Dorset is a purpose-built specialist school for children and young people aged 2 to 19 years with learning difficulties, autism, physical and sensory disabilities and healthcare needs. Rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2019, we are one of five local authority special schools in the county which comprise the Teaching Alliance of Dorset Special Schools (TADSS) and we also provide SEND outreach support to numerous other schools in Dorset.


We hope you enjoy using our website and are able to easily find what you need to know whilst getting a flavour of this very friendly, caring, ambitious and innovative academy. If there is anything you would like to ask more about, please don’t hesitate to phone or email and our staff will be very happy to help.
We also welcome visits by appointment and our location details, as well as all phone numbers, can be found under the ‘contact’ link above.


Bruce Douglas

Headteacher