Starting School at Whinfield Primary September 2021
We know that starting school is an exciting time for all pupils and we will ensure that September 2021 is a happy and positive experience for all our families.
We would usually welcome you to visit school during the summer term, to meet the reception team and provided you with lots of reassuring information ready for your child’s first days at school, with the current situation we are unsure if that will be possible this year.
September 2021 may be different to other years but we will ensure starting school is just as exciting for your child by changing the way we introduce ourselves.
This page is specifically for parents or carers of children starting with us for the first time in September 2021 to answer the many questions we know you will have around those first few days, such as:
- What time will my child start school?
- Which gate will I use?
- What uniform will my child need?
- What lunch will be provided?
Meet Reception Staff
We have three reception classes so lets meet the team of staff!
Mrs Murphy is one of our Assistant Headteachers. She is the Team Leader for Reception and Year 1 classes.
Your Class Teacher should be able to answer your questions, although Mrs Murphy is also available to help you.
Getting Ready for Starting School
The Reception teachers have created a virtual tour video for you to share with your child showing areas of Whinfield so they are ready to start their adventure in September 2021. Click here to view the video.
Frequently Asked Questions
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