Children starting school in 2018
Will your child be starting school in September 2018?
Applications open: Wednesday 1st November 2017
Applications close: Monday 15th January 2018
Parents notified by HCC of school place: Monday 16th April 2018
County Admissions Team
Children Services Department
Tel: 0300 555 1377
A series of events, during the Summer Term, take place in order to ensure a smooth transition into school:
- Parents are invited to attend one of our new parents meetings at Buryfields Infant School, on either Wednesday 27th September 2017 at 7.30pm or Wednesday 28th September 2017 at 9.30am, to find out more about our exciting and challenging curriculum.
- Our local feeder pre-schools will be invited to bring their rising 5's along to watch a preview of our Early Years Christmas play, in December.
- During the Summer term, our Early Years Teachers visit your child in their current setting (if they attend a local pre-school/nursery)
- Your child is invited to attend one of our 'Songs and Rhymes' programs, throughout May, June and July
- Parents are invited to attend a New Parents' Meeting after the May half term
- Your child is invited to attend an Induction Morning towards the end of the Summer term
- The week before they start school, your child's class teacher offers you a home visit
Transition dates that have already taken place:
Parents were invited to come along to our Open Morning on Wednesday 5th July 2017 from 9.30am - 10.30am.