Combe Down Primary School

Combe DownChurch of England Primary School

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Info for New Reception Parents, September 2019

The Phase Leader for the school’s Early Years Department is Antony Wainer who can be contacted on should you have any questions.

To start this partnership off we have organised two parent information evenings (parents are required to attend both evenings, please). 

  • Induction 1 : Wednesday 19th June in the Foundation Stage Classrooms                     
  • Induction 2 : Wednesday 26th June in the School Hall 

Story Afternoons (where we invite the children into school to share a story with their teacher and the other children):

  • Wednesday 3rd July at 2.45pm 
  • Wednesday 10th July at 2.45 pm (we would be delighted if you could attend both sessions) 

A one-hour session in the classrooms (to become familiar with the space and spend time with their teacher and the other children):

  • Thursday 4th July at 9.15am 

 Settling-in Dates/Times:

  • Week commencing 4th September * 9am - 12pm (no lunch)

  • Week commencing 9th September 8.50am-12pm (no lunch)

  • Week commencing 16th September 8.50am-1pm (with lunch)

  • Week commencing 23rd September 8.50am-1pm (with lunch)

  • Week commencing 30th September 8.50am-3.15pm

  • Week commencing 7th October 8.50am-3.15pm

  • Week commencing 14th October 8.50am-3.15pm

    * School is closed to pupils on Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd September for INSET Days.

     Pupils start school on Wednesday 4th September 2019

We hope you and your child will be very happy at Combe Down C of E Primary School.

Yours sincerely,

Jane Gascoigne

Useful Information and documents

Slides from Induction Meeting 19.06.2019

Slides from Induction Meeting 26.06.2019

New Starter's Handbook 2019/20