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Year 6/7 transition timetable

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

The annual Open Evening for students and their families will take place on Tuesday 25 September, from 6.30pm to 8.30pm. More details will appear here nearer the time.


Silverdale School transition events 2017-18
(for entry in September 2018)

Feeder school presentations

These took place in September 2017.

Open evening for parents/carers and pupils:
Thursday 5 October 2017

From 6:30 to 8:30pm. An opportunity to come and visit our school and meet members of staff and students.

Transition events for Year 6:
September 2017 – March 2018

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 2018

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 27 March 2018

From 4pm to 7pm. 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 2018

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 induction morning for parents/carers & pupils:
Thursday 14 June 2018

From 09:30 to 11:30am. 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:
Thursday 21 June 2018

From 6pm to 8pm. 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 27 to Thursday 28 June 2018

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 2018:

Two weeks of fun activities in the summer holiday for students joining us in September 2018. 

Week 1: Mon 30 July - Fri 3 August 2018


Week 2: Mon 20 August - Fri 24 August 2018

Price to be confirmed when parents/carers receive their Transition Welcome pack during March 2018.