Transition to Nursery/Reception September 2022


To all our new students and their families, welcome to our school community.  We look forward to working with you in the future and working in partnership to provide your child with the best possible educational opportunities.  

This page will be used to provide parents and carers with relevant information for their child, due to start in our Reception or Nursery classes in September 2022.


Please keep checking back on this page for the latest developments and information.

If you have received formal notification that your child has a place with us in September 2022, please fill in our data collection form.  If you have questions about how your data will be used, our privacy notice can be found here.


NURSERY Data Collection Form 2022-2023 

RECEPTION Data Collection Form 2022-2023


Starting School

Starting Primary school is a significant step in a child's life.  At St Margaret's, we pride ourselves on making that transition as smooth and as positive as possible.  Please see our starting school information packs as well as a description of our current school uniform below:

Click to Download Starting school information pack 2021 Nursery [pdf 469KB] Click to Download
Click to Download Starting school information pack 2021- Reception [pdf 470KB] Click to Download

Starting School ebook

Starting school is a big milestone in a child’s life – not to mention a parent/carer’s too! Sharing engaging stories and picture books about starting school is a great way to gently prepare your child for their first day.

Here is a lovely ebook to share with your little one when you feel the time is right.

Simply click on the link below and add the following code;

Nursery : KJ9673 

Reception: KJ4189

Welcome to St Margaret's Nursery

As we are currently unable to invite you into our beautiful classroom, we thought you may like to take a look at what we have in store for you...

Mrs Jones and Mrs Van Houplines

Welcome to Reception

Here is a little welcome from the Reception class teachers and some lovely images of the classroom and outdoor learning spaces.

We can't wait to meet you all!

Mrs Thompson, Mrs Ferris and Miss Shields

Useful Links for Parents

Please see the following documents for further important information.  

Click to Download A Parent’s Guide to Promoting Learning and Development at Home [pdf 1MB] Click to Download
Click to Download school-readiness [pdf 1MB] Click to Download
Click to Download Toilet training guide [pdf 312KB] Click to Download
Click to Download Classdojo in the classroom [pdf 5MB] Click to Download
Click to Download Classdojo FAQ's [pdf 237KB] Click to Download
Click to Download Free School Meals Letter - Feb 2021 [pdf 185KB] Click to Download