Transition information

Pupils starting in Foundation Stage at Orchard Primary 2021-22

Welcome to Orchard Primary. We look forward to meeting you all soon at our forthcoming ‘Stay and Play’ sessions. Over the past weeks, we have sent a number of letters, forms and information documents home. 

Mrs McGravie and Mr Owen look forward to welcoming all the pupils into their new classes in the Autumn term. In the meantime, please have a look at our 'Welcome' presentation which will tell you lots of information about the school and our Foundation Stage Unit:
 Foundation Stage Transition Resouces for Website


Pupils Moving to their New Classes 2021-22
Pupils will get to meet their new teachers and classmates at our outdoor transition morning on Friday 2nd July 2021. 


Pupils Moving to Castle Donington College 2021-22

Sally Danes will be your child's Head of Year at Castle Donington College and she will be your first point of contact for any transition questions. Further information can also be found on the College’s website:

If you need to contact Mrs Danes, please send an email marked for her attention.