Le Rocquier School

Outline of key Facilities for Disabled Staff, Students and Visitors

 

Lifts

The Main building has two lifts which service all floors. One lift is positioned in the central hub of the building and the other in the south wing of the building.

There is no lift in the sports complex

 

Disabled Refuge Points

The main building has disabled refuge points on all floors.

These points have an emergency call signal system which is relayed to a light-board in the main office to indicate the position of the disabled person awaiting assistance.

 

Parking

There are two dedicated parking spaces available in the main car park. These are located as close as possible to the main entrance and have ramp access.

 

Wheelchair Access

There are three entrances/exits to the building which are level and allow wheelchair access. However, due to type of doors used on these points, none would be easy for a wheelchair bound person to use without assistance. None of these entry/exit points have automatic opening/closure functions.

The sports complex allows access to the foyer,

 

Disabled Toilet Access

There are disabled toilets located around the main building of the school on each floor. Ground floor x 4, First floor x 3 and Second floor x 3

There is no disabled toilet access in the sports complex

 

Hearing Loop System

Both the main school hall and the reception areas of the school have hearing loop systems.

There is no hearing loop system in the sports complex.

 

Emergency Evacuation Beacons

The SEN Department classrooms and work rooms along with the main school hall are all fitted with red flashing beacons for dual indication of emergency evacuation procedure. These beacons are installed to assist those with a hearing impairment.

 

Visitors who have a hearing impairment

Visitors who have a hearing impairment can also carry a radio linked device which is compatible with the school’s emergency evacuation system which will vibrate should the emergency evacuation system is activated.

 

 

 

 

 

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