Dear Parents, Carers and Friends,

Welcome to the Highfield Littleport Academy website.

This website has been designed to give you a clear view of our school and give you an idea of what makes us special! Highfield Littleport Academy is one of two special schools who are within the Active Learning Trust.  Please see our trust page for more information.

The information on the web site is not exhaustive and families looking for a place at the Academy are warmly welcomed to come and visit. Please contact the school office for details of our next group tour.  An individual tour can also be arranged..

Parent / Carer open dates can be found on the admissions page.

For new and prospective students take a look at the link below where you will be able to find a photo tour:

Highfield Littleport

Our aim is to provide a stimulating environment across the whole curriculum with a pathway to suit each individuals needs.  Our school motto 'Preparing for the next step' runs through all of our provision here at Highfield.  Come along and visit us to meet some of our very special pupils and staff.

Headteacher & SENCo - Yvonne Skillern

Chair of Governors - Lorna Robinson

Please contact each of the above via the school office.


My name is Yvonne Skillern and I am pleased to introduce myself as Headteacher of Highfield Littleport a local area special school.  I aim to create and maintain an outstanding educational provision for our learners, meeting each of their individual needs.  I am passionate at ensuring students fulfil their potential.  Highfield Littleport and Highfield Ely work collaboratively to ensure we prepare students for their next step in education and learning whatever their needs and abilities.


Our schools are proud to be members of the Active Learning Trust.



Their contact details are shown below:

The Active Learning Trust
Wenny Road,



PE16 6UU

Registered Company in England & Wales No. 7903002
VAT Number 144 3232 43

Tel: 01354 697485



Campus Opening Hours:

Monday - Friday 7am - 6pm.


Here is a copy of our prospectus for your information.  Click here.