Reception Intake September 2022

Section currently under review 30/09/2021

We extend a warm welcome to the children joining our Reception class in September 2021 and their parents.

The documents below will provide parents with all the basic information they need to prepare for their child starting school in September 2021.

1. Welcome letter to Parents

2. Information Pack for Parents

3. Leaflet – The Road to School – Advice about preparing to start school

4. Leaflet – What to expect, when? – A guide to your child’s learning and development in the Early Years Foundation Stage

5. School Catering Information

6. School Uniform Ordering – Information from Sportsline

A planned outline of the schools Sept 2022 induction programme is provided below:-

Early May Reception Team obtain information about new children from previous preschool settings.
Mid May Welcome letter, Class Dojo login details, Key Worker leaflet, Pupil Data Collection Sheet & Consent Form sent to parents. Information Resource Pack published on school website for parents – (under Parent / Carer Info and then Reception 2020 Intake)

Week beginning

15th June 2022

Reception Team share welcome messages and induction video / presentation on Class Dojo.

Week beginning

22nd June 2022

Parents invited to join small group sessions on Zoom to provide the opportunity to meet your child’s Key Worker and ask questions.

Week beginning

29th June 2022

Parents and children invited to join Class Dojo for Inspire Sessions and to see virtual tours of the school, classroom, outdoor space and other key areas.



Reception Class Open Evening 

We will be hosting a Open Evening on Wed 20th Oct at 17:00 that will include an on-site tour of our beautiful school for anyone interested in joining our September 2022 reception class. To find out more please register you interest: 

Nursery and Reception - Register Your Interest

If you would like to find out more about Nursery/Reception 2022/23 admission, or your child was born after 1 September 2019 please complete the following registration form. If you have any queries regarding the admissions process please email the Admissions Team at

At Community First Academy Trust trading as Platt Bridge Community School, we take your data very seriously. We collect data via your submission to enable us to process your interest. We will NOT share this information with any other third parties other than those employed by our trust/school. The information will only be used to invite you to attend our open event and following the event it will be destroyed.

Details of our privacy policy can be found here: Community First Academy Trust - GDPR Policies (