Start of the school year
Week begin 4th September
08.45 – 12.45
Children will stay for the morning and have lunch.
Dolphin and Starfish Classes: Enter through the Canvendish Road entrance and head to the right towards the gallery (white/glazed entrance next to the football pitch).
Octopus Class: Enter through the Denbigh Road gate. Octopus entrance is up the steps on the right immediately after entering the school grounds.
Sea Lions: Enter through the Denbigh Road entrance. Follow the pathway to the right.
Members of the school leadership team will be on hand to help you find the correct drop off / pick-up point.
What can you do to help your child’s learning when they begin school?
Sharing books, talking about the pictures
Reading Book, make comments in their reading diary
Read/share books at least 3 times a week
Ongoing-encourage mark making, shopping lists etc.
Encourage children to talk.
Practise counting at any time-climbing the stairs, shopping etc
Play simple board games
Sing number rhymes and songs together
Support any homework that comes home, sounds and number work
Compulsory- Sweatshirt/cardigan with school logo.
Please ensure that names are in EVERYTHING!!!
Send coats EVERYDAY
Sensible shoes and no jewellery
P.E. kits in school everyday
A pair of indoor shoes (that can be doubled up as P.E plimsolls).
A pair of wellies to stay in school
Coming to School Everyday
Coming to school is vitally important!
Please send your school into school everyday unless:
Please try and make appointments for outside of the school day.
Holidays during term time are not permitted!