St Francis CofE Primary School


Welcome to Reception!

In Reception, our teachers are:

Mr Farmer and Mrs Turner

and our Teaching Assistants are:

Mrs Blackmur and Miss Hall


End of Reception Learning Expectations - The Early Learning Goals (ELGs)

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Term 1 Update

This terms Topic Plan

This terms Homework Plan

Homework sharing will be on a Friday. If you decide to complete homework please send it in on this day for your child to share with their class. 


This terms Key Dates

  • All children start full time – 17th Sept
  • Adver “First day of school” photo – 18th Sept
  • Outdoor learning in the Forest is every Friday for both classes
  • PE on a Tuesday
  • Phonics workshop for Parents Thursday 27th September 3:15pm – 3:45pm
  • Stay and Play (Maths) – 24th & 25th 2:45pm till 3:15pm October - please book via the school parents evening system.
  • Outdoor classroom day Friday 19th October - DATE CHANGED

These dates may change but we will notify as soon as we can if there are any updates.

Outdoor Learning​

Every Friday all children in Reception will be going out to our Forest area to learn in a different environment. Please ensure your child comes to school dressed in clothes they can get dirty in. Please send them with appropriate clothing for the weather of that day.

The children will need to bring their uniform in a labelled bag to change into after the session.

Friday 19th the children will be spending the entire day in the forest area learning. You won't need to send uniform in on this day - DATE CHANGED.