Induction and transition information for new families (inc. Secondary)

Induction Information for New Families

We aim to make the transition at Boothroyd Primary Academy as smooth as possible for both children and parents/carers.

Welcome letter 

Things we can offer as part of the induction process include:

  • School tour
  • Open days for Nursery / Reception parents
  • ‘Meet the team’ meetings with your child’s teacher and other staff within the year group
  • Parent leaflets to support transition at home
  • Regular parent events to support you and your family meeting others in the school community

Our home school agreement shows how parents and the school can work together.

home academy contract

Below are a range of leaflets we have produced to support your family with making the transition to our school whether your child is attending a school setting for the first time or moved schools. If you have any questions or queries please feel free to ask the school office.

Parent Leaflet 1-Well being, fitness and learning

Parent leaflet 2-Supporting Families with Primary School Induction

Parent leaflet 3-Supporting Families with Secondary School Transition

Parent-leaflet-4-Secondary Schools – Frequently answered questions for parents

Parent-Leaflet-5-Supporting your child with leaving school during an academic year

Parent-leaflet-6-Communication at Boothroyd Primary Academy

Parent leaflet 7 – A healthy breakfast supports learning

Parent leaflet 8 – Supporting pupils with SEND

Health and Wellbeing at Boothroyd Primary Academy – Whole School Offer


Secondary school website links

Heckmondwike Grammar

Westborough High School

St John Fisher Catholic Academy

Manor Croft Academy

Ravenshall School

Secondary Open Days

Westborough High – Thurs 26th Sept 4-8pm

St John Fisher – Wed 25th Sept 5-8pm

Upper Batley High – Wed 18th Sept 5.30-7.30pm

Manor Croft Academy – Thurs 19th Sept 5-8pm

Batley Girls High – Wed 18th Sept 5.30-8.30pm

Castle Hall Academy – Thurs 3rd Oct 4-8pm

All other secondary schools open days can be viewed on the Kirklees website. Click on the link below


Year 6 Parent Leavers Secondary Transition Survey Feedback (July 2018)

Tranistion survey for parents of year 6

Parent Transition Survey Feedback (Sept 2018)

Parent Transition Survey Ks1 results

Parent Transition Surveys Year 3 results

Parent Transition Surveys year 4

Parent Transition Surveys year 5

Parent Transition Surveys year 6