Reception Starters: 2023
Hello children and parents,
A very warm welcome from our Reception Team here at St Barnabas Primary, it is an absolute privilege to have you joining our family. We are thrilled that you and your child have chosen us for your education journey, we are looking forward to greeting you on your first day of school. We hope you are feeling as excited as we are.
Over the coming months, we will work with you all, to ensure your children have the smoothest transition into Primary school. During these difficult and uncertain times, we want to reassure you that will be making every effort to make sure that your start to our school is the best it can be. We have lots of fun activities ready for you when you start school and lots of resources for you to explore. In the meantime, we have some links below to websites that will be useful for you, in preparation for this next chapter.
Please also spend time familiarising yourself with our website, essential parent links are under the ‘Parent Info’, our academic calendar, school lunch information, newsletters and much more.
We hope our website will have everything you need but please do not hesitate to contact us.
Early Years Curriculum
- What To Expect
- Development Matters
- St Barnabas EYFS Policy and Philosophy
- Wiltshire Council: Top tips for starting school
100 Book Challenge: Can you read them all?
- Incredible Independence
- Promoting Early Learning At Home
- Preparing Your Child For School
- Getting Ready For School
- Activities To Do At Home Before Starting School
Useful Web Links for Starting School