Information | 28.02.2023 | By Teresa Quail

Special schools for deaf children in the UK and ROI

There are 22 Schools for deaf children in the United Kingdom (UK) and Republic of Ireland (ROI). All have websites which describe the activities of their provision and some have additional helpful information for teachers and parents.


Each school and its website link is listed below and can be reached by clicking on the the school name.

Aberdeen School for the Deaf Aberdeen School for the Deaf, Sunnybank School, Sunnybank Road, Aberdeen AB24 3NJ

Blanche Nevile School for Deaf Children (primary and secondary) Burlington Road, Muswell Hill, London N10 1NJ

Braidwood School Bromford Road Hodge Hill Birmingham B36 8AF

Doncaster School for the Deaf Leger Way, Doncaster DN2 6AY

Elmfield School for Deaf Children (EY and primary, and secondary) Greystoke Avenue Westbury on Trym Bristol BS10 6AY

The Deaf Academy 1 Douglas Avenue, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 2AU

Frank Barnes School for Deaf 4, Wollstonecraft Street, London N1C 4BT

Hamilton School for the Deaf Anderson St, Hamilton, Lanarkshire ML3 0QL

Hamilton Lodge School for Deaf Children Walpole Road, Brighton, BN2 0LS

Heathlands, School for deaf children (aged 3 to 16) Heathlands Drive St Albans AL3 5AY

Jordanstown School 85, Jordanstown Road, Newtownabbey, County Antrim, Northern Ireland BT37 0QE

Knightsfield School Knightsfield Welwyn Garden City Herts AL8 7LW

Longwill School for the Deaf Bell Hill, Northfield, Birmingham, B31 1LD

Mary Hare Arlington Manor, Snelsmore Common, Newbury, RG14 3BQ

Northern Counties School (Percy Hedley Foundation) Tankerville Terrace, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 3BB

Oak Lodge School 101 Nightingale Lane London SW12 8NA

Royal Cross Primary School for the Deaf Elswick Road, Ashton on Ribble, Preston Lancashire PR2 1NT

Royal School for the Deaf Derby Ashbourne Road, Derby DE22 3BH

Seashell, formerly the Royal School Manchester Seashell Trust, Stanley Road, Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle, Cheshire SK8 6RQ

Seashell has updated their MSI offer and details about their assessmemt, intervention and training services.

St John’s RC School for the Deaf Church Street, Boston Spa, Wetherby West Yorkshire, LS23 6DF

Thomasson Memorial School Devonshire Road Bolton Lancs BL1 4PJ

Windsor Park School and Sensory Service Windsor Park School, Bantaskine Road, Falkirk, FK1 5HT


Holy Family School For The Deaf   Cabra, Dublin 7

Mid West School For The Deaf Rosbrien Co Limerick ,Limerick County