New Reception Transition Dates 2022

We are looking forward to welcoming you and your child into the Family of English Martyrs’ in September.  We realise this is a big step for you and your child, so have outlined below some important dates for you to note in your diary which will also help you and your child prepare for the start of school.

All of these sessions/visits will take place in the KS1 Hall or Reception Classroom and entrance will be via our Harnham Gardens’ entrance.


We look forward to meeting you soon.


Welcome meeting. (Parents/carers only)
Parents are invited to attend a welcome meeting on Thursday 30th June 2022.

TIME: 9.15 to 10.45am Or 5.00 to 6.30pm


VENUE: Key Stage 1 Hall

Stay & Play session (Parents/carers & children)
You are invited to a stay and play session with your child to explore the Reception Classrooms and meet the teachers on Wednesday 6th July 2022.
TIME: 9.00 to 10.00am Or 12.45 to 1.45pm
VENUE: Reception Classroom
 Children's Class visit. (Children only)
Children are invited to attend a morning session in Reception on Friday 15th July 2022.
TIME: 9.15 to 11.30am
VENUE: Reception Classroom.
Please attend if you can to support your child to be ready to start in September!
Thank you