Working with families to provide the right support when it's needed

Starting an infant or primary school

Starting infant or primary school is an exciting time time for children and their parents/carers, but can also be a little scary and overwhelming.

Read about the 7 skills that will help get your child ready for school.

Click on the boxes below to find ideas for fun things you can do with your child at home to help get them ready for school, and learn about how your child will be supported in their move to school.

If your child does not attend an early years setting, contact your local family hub for support around helping you and your child prepare for the move to school. 

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