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Year 6/7 transition timetable

Silverdale School transition events 2018-19
(for entry in September 2019)

Open evening for parents/carers and pupils

The annual Open Evening for students and their families will take place on Tuesday 25 September, from 6.30pm to 8.30pm. An opportunity to come and visit our school and meet members of staff and students.

Feeder school presentations

These happen from w/c 17 September onwards.

Transition events for Year 6:
September 2018 – March 2019

The transition team will organise a range of events for pupils to come and visit Silverdale and experience activities and lessons here, particularly with our feeder schools.

Welcome packs sent to parents/carers of accepted pupils:
March 2019

If your child is accepted into Silverdale, you will receive a Welcome Pack from the school with further information regarding admissions and the Transition process.

Uniform evening for parents/carers & pupils:
tuesday 26 march 2019

An opportunity to come and buy Silverdale uniform from our suppliers. Silverdale staff will be available to answer any questions regarding uniform and equipment.

Transition team visits to pupils' primary schools: 
March to June 2019

A member of the Transition Team will come to visit each pupil at their Primary school in order to give them more information about Silverdale. They will also meet with each pupils’ Year 6 teacher in order to gain more
information about them.

SEN coffee morning for parents/carers & pupils:
thursday 13 june 2019

An information morning for parents of pupils with Special Educational Needs (SEN) to come and meet our SENCO and Inclusion Team. Activities will also be organised for pupils with SEN so that they feel more confident about moving to Silverdale.

Induction evening for parents/carers and pupils:
tuesday 25 june 2019

This is a very important evening where pupils meet their new form group and form tutor, and spend the evening doing lots of fun activities to help them get to know other students in their form. Parents receive a presentation from the Head teacher and Head of Year 7.

Transition days:
wednesday 3 & thursday 4 july 2019

Two days for all of our new pupils to come and experience life at Silverdale. Pupils will spend more time with their form and will also experience a range of lessons and activities to help them feel prepared and excited for their move up to Silverdale.

Summer School 2019: 
DATES TBC

Two weeks of fun activities in the summer holiday for students joining us in September 2019.