We were disappointed not to be able run our transition programme as usual this academic year.  It has been lovely that so many Year 6 students took up the offer to come and have a socially distanced tour the school.  Building relationships during this complex time is important in supporting our students as they transition to a new phase in their lives.   

Typically, we run an extended transition programme which begins as soon as a student is named as a member of the St Andrew's community in the Spring term.

Students benefit from tours of the school; meeting key staff members; live information events to answer initial questions; key pastoral staff visit all primary schools; and the transition day in July in which students meet their tutor and tutor group.

This summer we are pleased to be running a summer school for our new Year 7 cohort, in order to give them the time and opportunity to meet their new classmates.  We look forward to welcoming them into the St Andrew's family. 

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Transition events