|Name||Dan y Coed|
|Address||Dan y Coed House, Huntiington Close, West Cross, Swansea, SA3 5AL|
|Type||Independent special school school school|
|Number of Pupils||Unknown|
|Number of Pupils per Teacher||Unknown|
|Catchment Area Information Available||No|
|Last Distance Offered Information Available||No|
Dan y Coed is an independent special school situated in the West Cross area of Swansea. The school opened in November 2017 and is part of the Orbis Education and Care group. The school is housed in a large detached property with easy access to the Mumbles coastline and the city of Swansea. The school is currently undertaking significant building work to extend the school buildings. This work includes the development of residential provision. Dan y Coed provides education for pupils aged 5 to 19 years who have a diagnosis of autistic spectrum disorder. Currently, there are three pupils attending the school. All pupils have a statement of special educational needs. All pupils have English as their first language. The head of education was appointed in September 2017. The school’s aim is to £provide a safe and secure school environment that encourages individuality, confidence and self-esteem£.