Primary Transition 2021

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 your journey with us here at St Benedict’s. 

 

We were pleased to welcome so many of you to our Year 6 Open Evening, where you all had a tour of the school and our fantastic facilities, as well as meeting the Headteacher and various other members of staff.

 

Don’t worry if you didn’t make the open evening, our website is full of lots of useful information for you.  There are details specifically for YEAR 6 below via our VIRTUAL OPEN EVENING webpage: 

 

 

 

If you need any further information, please feel free to contact our Transition team on transition@st-benedicts.cumbria.sch.uk 

 

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. (PLEASE NOTE – these are only for completion once your child has a confirmed place at St Benedict’s) 

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

 

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

 

The Year 7 Tutor Team: 

Head of Year 7 – Mrs Young –

 

keeley.young@st-benedicts.cumbria.sch.uk

Learning Mentor – Mrs Goodwin – lynne.goodwin@st-benedicts.cumbria.sch.uk
7 Bernadette

 

Miss Hunter 7bernadette@st-benedicts.cumbria.sch.uk

7 John Paul

 

Mr North
7johnpaul@st-benedicts.cumbria.sch.uk

7 Bosco                       

 

Miss Tremble 7bosco@st-benedicts.cumbria.sch.uk

7 Josephine

 

Mr Marr
7josephine@st-benedicts.cumbria.sch.uk

7 Kolbe                        Mrs McCarten 7kolbe@st-benedicts.cumbria.sch.uk 7 Carlo
Mrs Thompson 7carlo@st-benedicts.cumbria.sch.uk
7 Teresa

 

Mr Harrison
7teresa@st-benedicts.cumbria.sch.uk

7 Chiara                        Mr Irving
7chiara@st-benedicts.cumbria.sch.uk

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 
Food 

 

 

 

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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