New Starters 2020

Welcome to our New Starters and their families – we look forward to you joining our school properly in September!

As so many things are up in the air at the moment, we thought we would start sharing information with you all via our school website.

Below you will find links to all sorts of information – some of which needs to be completed and returned to school please, either via email or through the post or by popping into the school foyer and leaving your letter in an envelope addressed to Mrs Collin on the office screen ledge.

If you have any questions or need any help with the forms then you can always contact any one of us:

Click here to email Mrs Burrow , our EYFS leader, about starting Reception and being in Reception

Click here to email Mrs Collin, our School Business Manager, about paperwork connected with starting school

Click here to email Mrs Hamer, our Head of School, about anything else connected with the school

Coming to school after the lockdown may be worrying for your child, but here is a great social story to try and explain how things might be Coronavirus – a social story to explain things to younger children

Letter about September induction for new Reception children – PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

Mrs Burrow’s School visit timetable – then email

Mrs Bowler’s School visit timetable then email

Video messages from school:

Mr Slater, our Executive Head, welcomes to you to Trumacar

Mrs Burrow welcomes you to Reception

Information Presentation video for all you should need to know!

Video tour of your Reception area and classrooms (your volume needs turning up as it was windy!)

Meet the Reception Team video

Ready Steady School Poster and contact number

Ready Steady School video

Getting ready for school – a Lancashire Authority video


Mrs Burrow reads “Kipper’s Monster”

Mrs Bowler reads “Five Minutes Peace”

Mrs Bowler reads “Hairy McClary”

Mrs Burrow reads “Meg and Mog”

Starting School – a great video for preparation

The new Baseline Assessment starts in September – here is a short video all about it – click here

Paperwork – please note the * items which need completing and returning please

Top tips for starting at school

50 things to do before you’re 5

All About Me Booklet * please complete and return to school when you have time

Data Collection Sheet * please complete and return to school when you have time

Home School Agreement * please complete and return to school when you have time (children do not need to sign it)

Free School Meals and Pupil Premium Application Form * please complete this and return to the address on the form

Current School Prospectus

Parents’ Helping Hand Booklet

Letter about School Uniform

Price list for School PE Kit. Once you know what you want please email Mrs Lane by clicking here