New Starters - September 2021
We would like to wish you a warm welcome to Early Years Foundation Stage at Grenoside Community Primary School! If you have received confirmation that you have secured a place at Grenoside school, we will be in touch with more information.
Please note that places are still available should you know a family, or you yourself, are still looking for place for September 2021. Please contact us if you would like a place for your child.
Important Dates -
Tuesday 6th July - New FS2 Parents Meeting in school
Thursday 2nd September - FS2 Children to start school
Sadly, due to the current pandemic, parents of potential pupils for September 2021 are unable to currently visit the school.
However, our Year Group page shares all of the exciting experiences that the EYFS children have been up to, should you wish to have a peek to get a taster of what your child can hope to expect for their first year at Grenoside Community Primary School.
Please see our Useful Information page for details of school uniform, meals, the school day and other useful information. This information has been updated to reflect new guidance. If you have any questions regarding your child joining our school please do not hesitate to contact us via the school office.
If you have a question, please click here for some of our FAQs.
Our 2020 parents of new starters had these comments about the first few days of transition into school:
“I feel that Grenoside Primary has done an exceptional job in providing a normal environment for the children to learn in and for keeping them as safe as possible and I am so grateful for this”
“we also would like to say what an amazing job you have done with the children and parents in such a confusing time, thanks for all your efforts”
“We have been very happy with the transition process for EYFS. Our child has settled into school life extremely well.”
“The encouragement and support from all the FS team has been incredible and is greatly appreciated”
“ Our child has settled into school life extremely well. All EYFS staff have been very friendly, happy and approachable”
“she’s non the wiser school isn’t the ‘norm’ at the moment, nor am I as a first time school parent- which I must be thankful for! Keep up the good work”