Primary Transition 2021

Welcome Year 6


Welcome to our Year 6 to 7 Transition Mini Site

Information on here will be updated throughout the year to make sure you have all the details you need for starting with is in September.


Please see video to the left for a Welcome from Mrs Jackson, Headteacher at St Benedict’s. She normally would meet you all in person, but due to current circumstances we have had to make everything virtual. 


Year 6 Virtual Taster Day – You will find some more information below including ‘Meet your Tutors’ and ‘Subject Information.’ Please click on the ‘Year 6 Taster Day’ button below. Enjoy! 


Information Centre

There are a series of documents that are listed for review. Once you have read the documents, please could you complete the forms in step 2. Thank you.

Step 1: Documents to read – Click Link Below

Home School Agreement Information

Biometric Information

Step 2: Documents to complete – Click Link Below

Home School Agreement

Student Electronic Passport

Further Information – Below we will update anything new for parents to complete or be aware of:

What equipment will students need on their first day – Click here 

Uniform Expectations Letter – PDF Download


Virtual Meeting Requests:

Parents/Carers, you can book a virtual video meeting with Mrs Woodcock our Transition Manager here. Appointment times will last for approximately 10 minutes. Bookings can be made between 2:30pm and 5:30pm on Monday 12th July 2021.


ParentPay Overview:


Play the video below to take a mini tour around our school.

Music copyright: Toy Story – You’ve got a friend in me – Randy Newman


Meet your Tutors

You will all have received your Tutor Group details by now, and found out who your new Tutor is in September 2021. They all can’t wait to meet you in person! 


Click on the links below to meet your new Tutor:

Head of Year 7

Mrs Young

Learning Mentor
Mrs Goodwin



Miss Hunter

Miss Tremble 

Miss Thompson

Mr Irving

John Paul
Mr North 

Mr Marr

Mrs McCarten                       

Mr Harrison

Our tutor groups here at St Benedict’s are named after Saints. Each saint has been selected because they are a special guardian or protector. Traditionally people see them as symbols of how to live a better life. You will learn more about your tutor Saint when you arrive at St Benedict’s.


Subject Information

In this section you will find all the information you need to know about your new subjects for September 2021.

Click on the subject links below to find out more about each department.

Our teachers can’t wait to meet you all!

English Maths Science RE
Geography History Modern Foreign Languages PE
Computer Science Design Technology  Art & Design  Music 



Big School big questions


Download the PDF below to find the answers to all your questions:


Big School big questions


St Benedict’s SEND Department

Here are some useful documents and information from our SEND Department:

SEND Transition Booklet – Download Here
Student Support Pack – Download Here
Going for a Walk – Download Here


St Benedict’s Chaplaincy

Meet our Chaplain here at St Benedict’s – Download Here 


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