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Parents/Carers of Children Due to start New Reception Class In September 2020


For the parents and carers of children who will be joining us in the September in either our Nursery or Reception classes, we hold  New Parents Evenings in June  At this meeting, parents meet the Nursery and Reception staff and the Leadership team.  We share information about our school and parents can ask any questions.  This is also an opportunity to have a look round the school, in particular the Early Years Unit.  At the end of the evening, parents are able to come and discuss any individual concerns/worries they may have with staff.



The first week of the Autumn term members from the Nursery team will meet the new children in their own familiar setting. Whether this be at home with their parent/s or in a Private Day Care Nursery. Starting dates and times will have been given to all parents at the parent meeting in June. These will be staggered throughout the month of September enabling your child to have a relaxed and enjoyable start to Westroyd. 



Reception children will be invited to attend a stay and play session in school during the Summer 2 term, prior to starting in Reception class in September. 

In September children will start week one by attending half days only. Either morning or afternoon and will also have the chance to stay for lunch on one of the days. Week two all children will be in their reception class full time. Again this will enable a relaxed and happy start to Westroyd for your child.

Open Sessions for parents of children due to start Nursery or Reception Classes in September 2020.

Tuesday 26 November at 9:30am

Friday 29 November at 1:30pm

Year 6 Parents/Carers


Leeds City council will contact all parents direct with an application form in the Autumn term of Year 6. All new parents will receive support and guidance to ensure that your child can be prepared for the exciting step of Secondary School.


Places are allocated by the central admissions team at Leeds City Council Children's Services. During the Summer term a member of the Transition Team from your child's chosen school will visit your child at Westroyd. Parents and children are then invited by letter to attend a New Parents Evening at their new school. During the Summer 2 term there is also a 'Moving up Day' all year 6 children will have a day at their new secondary school. This will enable children to meet with others in their class and familiarise themselves with their new surroundings.


The closing date for applications for pupils starting secondary school in September 2020 is 31 October 2019. Applications to be made online Should you have any problems please email



Open Events for September 2020 Admissions:


Crawshaw Academy Thursday 12 September 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Wednesday 11th September, Monday 16th September and Tuesday 17th September 2019 at 9:15am


Pudsey Grangefield Friday 27 September 2019 at 9:30am



Useful contacts for Local Secondary Schools


Pudsey Grangefield

 Transition Co-ordinator Mrs Bremner Email:

 Director of SEBEN (Special Behavioral and Emotional Needs) Mr Brown

 Main School Reception (0113) 2558277


Crawshaw Academy

Main School Reception  (0113) 336850


Co-op Academy Priesthorpe

Main School Reception (0113) 2574115



Leeds West Academy

Admissions Administrator Email:

Main School office (0113) 2295454