Additional Support for Learning

Welcome to the Ratho Primary School Support for Learning Hub!

Here you will find information and resources around different additional support need.

Additional Support Needs

An additional support need comes from anything which is a barrier to learning.  Most, or all, schools will have some children with additional support needs of some kind.  The education authority has many legal duties towards pupils with additional support needs.

Information about this is contained in a booklet called In On The Act : Information For The General Public which is published on the education authority website at  or contact the additional support for learning team on telephone number 0131 469 3444.

Pathways to support

The guide below is for parents and carers to help understand the journey to support, identification or diagnosis of an additional support need:

ASN Routes to Support – Information for Parents & Carers


Below are some leaflets on supporting children with dyslexia: