Facebook

Pictor Academy do not have a Facebook page at present, however, our parents do have their own – they use it to plan events etc.

All details and a link will be available here soon.

Useful Phone Numbers

Pictor Academy

Alpha Swimming for Children with Disabilities:
Stretford – 0161 875 1417

Carrington – 0161 749 2576

ASGMA (Autistic Society of Greater Manchester) – 0161 866 8485

Benefits Advice – 0161 912 2735

Camhs – 0161 860 5157

Cheshire East Family Information Service – 0800 408 2013

Counselling & Family Centre – 0161 941 7754

Delamere Toy Library – 0161 746 8185

Direct Payments – 0161 912 2701

Disability Living Allowance – 0800 882200

Disabled Toilet Keys/Bus Passes – Trafford – 0161 912 2000

EAAL Line (Home Safety & Adaptation) – 0845 2990798

Family Fund – 0844 9744099

Free Cinema Card – 08451 231292

Home from Home Respite Care – 0161 912 5050

Manchester Family Information Service – 0800 083 7921

National Autistic Society – 08088 004104

Trafford Children’s Social Services – 0161 912 5125

Trafford Children’s Disability Team – 0161 912 5125

Trafford Concessionary Pass for Carers:

Urmston – 0161 749 2570

Stretford – 0161 875 1414

Partington – 0161 777 4222

Sale – 0161 905 5588

Trafford Family Information Service – 0161 912 1053

Trafford Parent Partnership – 0161 912 3150

Middle managers are a strong, vibrant team determined to ensure that all pupils achieve as well as they can. All leaders and managers work together exceptionally well to sustain the school’s high standards of teaching and pupils’ achievement.

Ofsted Report

February 2015

Pictor Academy

Pictor Academy caters for children aged 2 – 11 with special educational needs arising from a range of conditions. A large number of pupils have an autistic spectrum disorder. This means that they have difficulties communicating and interacting with others. They will also have difficulties with play and imagination. Some of our pupils have physical difficulties whilst others may have a language disorder or have a general developmental delay.

Mission Statement

We promote achievement for all and an enjoyment in learning for life


We help each pupil to succeed through a challenging curriculum, innovative teaching and highly trained, experienced staff


We build effective and engaging learning partnerships between school and home

Outreach Support

We are now able to offer the following outreach support to settings:

• observation and advice on meeting the needs of a targeted pupil including strategies, differentiating the curriculum and developing Individual Education Plans

• training packages to support a school in meeting the needs of a targeted pupil

• workshops for staff training and development