Environment & Facilities

Located within the spacious grounds of the hospital, our school provides a calm and purposeful environment which encourages students to concentrate, learn and develop in a caring, supportive setting.

We offer small teaching groups with extra support from teaching assistants where required.


We are committed to providing a safe and secure environment for all of our students and ensure consistent delivery through

At Potters Bar, we believe safeguarding is EVERYONE’s responsibility. Any concerns from external parties may be sent to the school’s Safeguarding Officer: TStowe@elysiumhealthcare.co.uk


All staff and students are expected to be vigilant in matters of security concerning both people and property.

ID Cards

Each member of staff is issued with an ID card, which must be worn at all times.

Visitor Access to School

All visitors, including parents/guardians, must be met by a member of staff at the school entrance and signed into the visitor’s book. Visitors will be issued with a Visitor’s Badge which must be worn/clearly visible at all times during their visit.

Observation Levels

Young people continue the same observation levels in school s they do on the ward. Young people can also be educated on the ward if it is necessary and safe to do so.