Within Reception we aim to give your child the opportunity to learn through play. To facilitate this, we have a well-resourced classroom and an inviting outdoor space where we aim to make your child’s first year in school a fun and exciting experience!


Please feel free to speak to us about any worries or concerns. Do not hesitate to come and chat, we are always happy to help!

Mrs J Edwards, Mrs L Dougan, Miss A Bateson

Michelle Doherty, Tanya Arnold, Jo Cooper, Dee Wright, Claire Smith


Thank you for your support

Latest from Reception


The children in reception have opportunities to develop their gross motor skills using our large, amazing and well resourced outdoor space. In addition from 24th January we will have a P.E. slot in the hall each Monday, which means your child will need to bring in a full P.E. kit: Short sleeved T-sh…

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Looking after our teeth

We have changed the role play from the school office to a Dentist! We have been learning what foods and drinks are good and bad for our teeth and the importance and brushing every morning and before we go to bed at night. On Friday 6th January we will have sent home a special chart that the children…

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Story of the Week

You can find each week’s ‘Story on the Week’ on EvidenceMe. We’ll be adding a link to a read-aloud story to read at home and the vocabulary we will be focusing on. You download the EvidenceMe app on your phone or you can login here.

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Learn to Ride

The children really enjoyed their sessions with Go Velo. It has been a real success, with several children now able to ride/ peddle bikes! It really has been a privilege to witness such a special milestone for our children. We are so lucky to have 6 of our own balance and we are purchasing peddle bi…

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Autumn Walk

On the 13th October, we went on the most amazing Autumn walk around the school grounds. The children collected lots of different signs of Autumn, we found different coloured leaves, conkers, berries and even fallen apples. Everybody had so much fun learning, observing and talking about all the chang…

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Family Phonics

Unfortunately due to the current covid restrictions we have paused family phonics. As soon as we can we will resume the sessions. Thank you for your understanding. Every Wednesday in Reception we hold a family phonics session where parents and carers are invited in to share a phonics session with th…

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