LATEST COVID-19 ADVICE: If you develop a new continuous cough or a high temperature please self-isolate for 7 days. If one person from a household starts to display virus symptoms – everyone living in the household must stay at home for 10 days or longer if symptoms persist. All staff will take the same precautions.

All New Starters Information

NEW STARTERS 2020-2021 - WELCOME PACK 
 
When a new child joins our school in any year group the forms below must be read and agreed to before they start with us.  Our new entrants form is online and we ask all parents to complete it using the attached Google Form below.
 
Please only complete the Google Form once you have read the following documents and information below; The Home School Agreement, Covid Home School Agreement For 2020-2021, Photographic Consent Form and Pupil Acceptable Use Agreement Form. There is a section on the electronic 'New Entrant Form' to confirm you have done so. Furthermore, if your child has a medical condition, please also complete the attached Pupil Medical Form electronically using the link below.   
 
NEW STARTERS RECEPTION 2021-2022 - WELCOME PACK
 
Please complete the following forms as stated in the above guidance. However please note that any Covid related documents on this page, although will inform you of how we are currently keeping both our children and staff safe during these times, will undoubtedly change prior to you and your child visiting school and when they start officially in September 2021.
 
PLEASE NOTE: Information about School Uniforms, School Milk, School Meals, Wraparound Childcare and Getting Your Child School Ready can also be found below. However, if you do wish to contact us directly please do not hesitate to do so.   
 
AN EMAIL WELCOMING OUR NEW RECEPTION CHILDREN HAS BEEN SENT ON  17.05.21 PLEASE CHECK YOUR JUNK BOX. IF YOU HAVEN'T RECEIVED IT PLEASE CONTACT THE SCHOOL OFFICE.
 
A SECOND EMAIL TO OUR NEW RECEPTION CHILDREN TELLING THEM WHICH CLASS THEY ARE IN AND INVITING THEM TO STAY AND PLAY SESSIONS HAS BEEN SENT ON 10.06.21. PLEASE CHECK YOUR JUNK BOX. IF YOU HAVEN'T RECEIVED IT PLEASE CONTACT THE SCHOOL OFFICE.
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SCHOOL UNIFORM LIST AND LINKS
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SCHOOL MILK
You can register for CoolMilk online if you would like your child to receive free milk in school up until their fifth birthday. After your child turns 5 years old, you can choose to pay for your child to have milk daily through your Cool Milk account. 
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SCHOOL MEALS
We have an excellent school kitchen on site that freshly prepares delicious hot meals. All children in Reception to Year 2, are entitled to a free hot dinner everyday, no matter what their family circumstances are.  This is under the Government's Universal Infant Free School Meals Scheme (UIFSM). You do not need to apply for this.  
 
However, some families will be entitled to Free School Meals beyond Year 2 if their family receive some specific income-based benefits. Therefore, we would urge all parents to apply using the link below to see if they are eligible.  Please note, if your circumstances change during the year you can apply any time using the link below.  
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WRAPAROUND CHILDCARE 
The Holiday Club provide breakfast, after-school and holiday time childcare to children at Calton Primary School. Please click on the link below to see further information about timings, costs and to contact them to book. 
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STARTING IN RECEPTION 2020-2021
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STARTING IN RECEPTION 2021-2022
Please keep checking this page as we will update you with any updates both here and via email (please check your junk box). 
 
AN EMAIL WELCOMING OUR NEW RECEPTION CHILDREN HAS BEEN SENT ON  17.05.21 PLEASE CHECK YOUR JUNK BOX. IF YOU HAVEN'T RECEIVED IT PLEASE CONTACT THE SCHOOL OFFICE.
 
A SECOND EMAIL TO OUR NEW RECEPTION CHILDREN TELLING THEM WHICH CLASS THEY ARE IN AND INVITING THEM TO STAY AND PLAY SESSIONS HAS BEEN SENT ON 10.06.21. PLEASE CHECK YOUR JUNK BOX. IF YOU HAVEN'T RECEIVED IT PLEASE CONTACT THE SCHOOL OFFICE.
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A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A RECEPTION CHILD AT
CALTON PRIMARY SCHOOL
EXAMPLES OF RECEPTION'S LEARNING ENVIRONMENT
 
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USEFUL WEBSITE AND GUIDANCE: 
GETTING YOUR CHILD SCHOOL READY