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Year 6 into Year 7 Transition

The transition from primary to secondary school is an important one for you and for your child; we will work hard to make sure that this is a positive experience for all, even under the current circumstances. We are confident that we can transition your child safely and will work with parents and primary schools to ensure the transition is smooth and successful for every child

We work closely with our feeder primary schools to ensure that students are prepared and ready to move to secondary school. The process begins in October with our Open Evening; students and parents are invited to visit us to hear about why Putteridge High is the first choice for a successful future. This occasion allows everyone to meet staff and current students and to see some of the activities that go on in the school. 

When families have been allocated a place we contact all our families to make an initial introduction.  During the months of April, May and June, members of the pastoral and support teams make contact with the primary schools to discuss students and share information about the children coming to us in September.  This ensures that any relevant information is passed on and helps us to get to know our new students and plan ahead. In July there will be a transition day where all Y6 students visit their allocated new secondary school. You will receive further information about this day shortly.

Current Year 6 students who are joining us September 2023

To  familiarise yourself with the school please see the video below and watch with your family. 



Year 6 - 7 Transition Evening 2023

Wednesday 5th July from 5pm - Presentation times to be confirmed. Prestige, our uniform supplier will be onsite so that you can order uniform and we will be in contact with how you can schedule an appointment.

Year 6 - 7 Transition Day 2023

Date: Thursday 6th July at Putteridge High School

Arrival 8:45am / Depart 2:45pm

Sportswear/PE Kit must be worn.

Packed lunch to be brought into school.

Students will have the opportunity to experience a day at High School, it will be a fantastic opportunity to meet staff and start building relationships with others!

If you have not already done so, please can we ask that you complete the student data collection sheet by clicking here for your child.

Miss Kelly - Head of Year 7

Should you have any questions, please contact our Central Admin Team at the following email address: centraladmin@putteridgehigh.org.