NEW STARTERS - Information for Parents of Reception Children


School Uniform:

Uniform is available from Uniform Direct, Babington Lane, Derby, and Uniformality in Borrowash.
Available but not essential:
Book bag, PE bag and summer cap (available to purchase from the school office).


Grey trousers, skirt or pinafore dress
White or pale blue polo shirt
Blue jumper or cardigan
Blue fleece
White, black or grey socks or tights

For PE:
Black shorts or jogging bottoms
White t-shirt
White or black socks
Black PE pumps or trainers
Your child's PE kit should be brought into school on the first day of term and remain in school for the duration of the term.


Please provide your child with a school bag and water bottle. 
Both will be sent home at the end of each day.  Please check the bag for any homework or communication from your class teacher.

Please provide: A sun hat, a winter hat and gloves, wellington boots and a PE bag with items from the list above.
All of these may be left on your child's peg and be taken home at the end of each half term.

PLEASE LABEL ALL ITEMS CLEARLY WITH YOUR CHILD'S FULL NAME.

School Day:

Arrival: Please drop your children outside the Reception class from 8.45am. 
Please make sure that your children are settled and have said goodbye by 8.55am so that Mrs Donaldson can take the register.

Breaktime: 10.30am

Lunch: Lunch is served to them from 12 noon
Once they have eaten they are then free to go onto the playground. 
Lunchtime finishes at 1.15pm.


Breaktime: 2.30pm (KS1 only)

Home: The school day ends at 3.30pm. 
Please collect your child from the outdoor reception area from 3.25pm.


School Lunches

From September 2014 ALL Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 pupils are entitled to a healthly school meal free of charge.

CLICK HERE to be taken to our SCHOOL LUNCHES WEBSITE
and to view the half termly menus.