Jigsaw marks World Autism Awareness Day with Derek Paravicini concert

Jigsaw marks World Autism Awareness Day with Derek Paravicini concert

February 26th 2015

Jigsaw is marking World Autism Awareness Day this year with a concert by the extraordinary pianist and musical entertainer Derek Paravicini, who is blind and autistic and has severe learning difficulties. The Derek Paravicini Quartet will play at Cranleigh Arts Centre on April 2nd. Tickets can be booked via 01483 278000 or http://www.cranleighartscentre.org.

Lloyds Bank volunteers get Jigsaw sorted

Lloyds Bank volunteers get Jigsaw sorted

February 26th 2015

Lloyds Bank volunteers were back at Jigsaw during the half-term break to spend a day decorating, sorting cupboards and ensuring equipment and toys were repaired and in full working order. We are tremendously grateful to Lloyds for once again choosing Jigsaw for its Day to Make a Difference staff volunteering initiative: the 14-strong team certainly made a great difference to our school!

Forum for Allied Heath Professionals

Forum for Allied Heath Professionals

February 25th 2015

Jigsaw to host the first Forum for Allied Heath Professionals working within Applied Behaviour Analysis settings on 27th March.

Click http://www.jigsawschool.co.uk/events/ to find more information.

Jigsaw goes round the world in Cultures Week

Jigsaw goes round the world in Cultures Week

February 12th 2015

Music, food and culture from countries around the world have inspired Jigsaw pupils’ work as the school celebrated a Cultures and Languages Week in the run-up to half-term. Pupils experienced food, dance and artefacts from countries ranging from Brazil to China. The week included a very welcome return visit by professional musicians from Music for Autism.