Fosse Way is a school for children aged 3-19 with Autism and Asperger’s syndrome and who find it difficult to be successful within mainstream schools as full-time pupils. The school also has a residential area that caters for up to 11 secondary age youngsters. They converted to an Academy on 1st of September 2011. The status allows the school to be more autonomous and to focus on initiatives that raise aspiration and achievement for children and young people with SEN locally, nationally and internationally. The school became part of The Partnership Trust, a multi-academy trust in September 2013.