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RECEPTION INTAKE 2021/2022

We would like to welcome you and your child to Scotts Primary.  We hope that this page provides you the information you need in preparation for September 2021.

All parents will have received a letter confirming their child's playdate which will take place in July (Summer term).  All reception children will the opportunity to meet their teachers and the other children who will be in their class come September.

 

Reception children's first week:

  • Monday 6th September- 9:30-12:00
  • Tuesday 7th September- 9:30-2:45
  • Wednesday 8th September- 9:30-2:45
  • Thursday 9th September- 9:30-2:45
  • Friday 10th September- 9:30-2:45

Week commencing 13th September 2021:

  • Reception children will start full time.  Gates open from 8:30-8:55 and all children should be collected at 3:00 from the infant playground.

 

Virtual tour video

School information

School day

Gates open-8.30

8.55-registration

10.20-break

12.00-lunch

3.00-EYFS/KS1 hometime

3.15 - KS2 hometime

2021-2022-Meet the team video

We have created this video to introduce our full team at Scotts Primary School.

Click on 'MEET THE TEAM' below to watch the video.

This will be updated once staffing has been confirmed before the summer holidays.

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Havering Catering hot lunch menu

Breakfast and After School Club - Twilight Club

If you wish your child to attend our Twilight Club please complete Registration & Agreement Forms and send via email to twilight@scotts.havering.sch.uk

Forms to complete

Please print and complete all of this information and either post, bring in or email admin@scotts.havering.sch.uk along with a copy of your child's birth certificate

All forms to be completed and returned by Friday 25th June at the latest please.

Pupil admissions information

School activities permission

Fruit and vegetable scheme

Pupil Premium information

Photo permission

Home school agreement

Ethnicity information

Parents AUP

Privacy Notice

 

Parent information

Welcome information booklet

Information is subject to change based on government guidance.

All about me booklet (Please return this booklet on your child's first day).

Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum

Parent welcome presentation

Outdoor Learning Area

FAQs

How long is the school day?

Currently, our gates open at 8.30am, ready for children to start school at 8.55am. Reception children finish at 3.00pm.  

Each day is 6 hours 5 minutes.

How many children are in each classroom?

We have 30 children in each classroom. 

Who is the EYFS lead?

Mrs Taylor- Deputy Headteacher.

Which phonics program do you follow?

We use Letters and Sounds.

What homework is set for Reception children?

Children are set homework weekly. They are given two books to read each week. We ask that children read 5 times a week. They are also given words to learn and weekly phonics homework.

How do you deal with behaviour concerns?

We follow a consistent behaviour approach, with positive behaviour strategies in place and clear rewards and sanctions there to encourage good behaviour. Our full behaviour policy can be found in school information - policies.

Do you have a breakfast and after school club?

At Scotts, we run our own before and after school provision (Twilight Club). Any parent needing this provision can complete a registration form when they have been offered a place. We will expand the provision to ensure that we can meet the needs of our parents.

Do you aim to develop a relationship with the child's family to enhance their learning and form a community?

We pride ourselves on being a community school. Relationships between staff and parents are very important to ensure the best possible outcomes for your child. Where possible we ask parents to take part in workshops and events in school as well as communicating on a regular basis.

Do you have any forums for parents to understand what the children are learning and to give feedback etc?
We host parent partnership meetings on a termly basis and send out parent questionnaires to get feedback from parents. We also ask for parents to complete surveys following an in school activities, such as parent workshops or curriculum events.
Do you have an active PTA?
We have a very active PTA, Friends of Scotts Association (FOSA). Further information can be seen on the school website in the 'parents' tab.
Do you have an online portal?
 
Each class has a Google Classroom, where homework and messages are posted. This is also where any remote learning takes place if needed.
Do you have a music studio or music facilities? Is music part of the children's curriculum?
 
We do not have a music studio, however our children do have weekly music lessons as part of our curriculum. These lessons take place in the classroom and any instruments needed are taken into the classroom. Music is also part of our weekly assemblies and where possible we have workshops throughout the year to celebrate and immerse ourselves in different genres.
In Reception music is part of the children's ongoing provision, as well as in taught sessions.
In KS1/KS2 children have the opportunity to have 1:1 musical instrument lessons from Havering Music School.
Do you have an IT department?
 
We have a Computing Lead in school and our technical support is from Havering. Computing lessons and the use of technology are embedded as part of the curriculum within classrooms.
What is your provision for PE, do you use an outside company or is it taught by in-house teachers?
 
All of our PE lessons are taught by class teachers.