Autism and SEMH Specialist School in Sefton, Liverpool
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We are an independent specialist day school situated in the heart of the community in Sefton with excellent travel links across Merseyside.

The building is bright and welcoming with a variety of different learning spaces indoors and outdoors.Children and young people from diverse backgrounds come to the school because they cannot continue in mainstream education for various reasons.

Our school provides a safe learning environment for pupils with social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) with associated needs including attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), autism (ASC) and moderate and specific learning difficulties (LD).  

The school aims to prepare children and young people for the future through a modern curriculum that meets their individual needs and provides a nurturing environment where every young person is valued and supported.

There is also a specific part of the school, called the Olsen House Bluebird Unit which supports young people who may have a primary diagnosis of autism.


Get to know us

Nurturing Community

Specific Autism Provision

Modern and Personalised Curriculum

Autism Education Trust Qualified Staff

Individualised Qualification Offer for Each Young Person

Latest News

Olsen House Update

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World Book Day

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Success Stories

Billy arrived at Olsen House School as a Year...

Billy* arrived at Olsen House School as a Year 7 pupil with a background of a challenging KS2...


“The strong leadership of the Headteacher, ably supported by the deputy Headteacher, has created a clear vision and direction in driving the school forward.”

“Thank you for all your support and hard work while supporting my child.”

“Thank you for all you do for my child it is very much appreciated.”

“The staff communicate with me on regular basis which means everyone can best support my child.”

Contact Information

01519 240234

85 – 87 Liverpool Road, Liverpool, L23 5TD

Headteacher: Mick Simpson

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