Welcome to
Grange Infant School

Information for New Starters

A Warm Welcome

Welcome to our new starters information page. We understand the mixture of emotions involved in your child starting school, whether it is your first or fourth child. At Grange Infant School we would like to help take some of the pressure off by providing you with as much new starter information as possible.

We have three Year R classes at Grange Infants, these are; Starlings, Sparrows and Woodpeckers. Our wonderful Early Years teaching staff include-

Please complete and return our admissions booklet to the school office, you can find a copy of this by clicking here.

NHS School Readiness – Self Help Guidance

Early Years June transition presentation 2020

Due to the current Corona Virus pandemic we are working on a way to bring stories, songs and smiles to our new families.

Your child’s first week

All children starting school in September 2020 will be split into two groups; Group 1 and Group 2. Both groups will start school on TBC.

Group 1 – If your child is in Group 1, they will be Mornings only and start at 9am. Drop off at the outside classroom door and collect at 11.45am from the outside classroom door on Monday 21st & Tuesday 22nd.

Group 2 – If your child is in Group 2, they will be Afternoons only and start at 1.00pm. Drop off at the outside classroom door and collect at 3pm from the outside classroom door on Monday 21st & Tuesday 22nd.

Wednesday 23rd September – all children will be in school 9-1pm

Thursday 24th and Friday 25th – all children are in 9am – 3pm

As of Monday 28th September all children will be entitled to a full time place at school. A usual day will be:

9am Drop off is at Gate B

3pm Collection will be at Gate B

Please note that if you or the class teacher feels that your child is not ready to stay at school full time for the whole week from 28th September, they will be able to attend for MORNINGS ONLY for a few weeks. Please speak to your child’s teacher or teaching assistant if you have any worries or questions.