New Starters September 2020

A very warm welcome to Reception at The Wilmslow Academy

We are delighted that you will become part of our Wilmslow Academy family from September 2020. We look forward to a long, happy and productive partnership between children, parents and staff and we can't wait to meet you all!

On this page you will find information about Reception at The Wilmslow Academy, as well as updates on transition and classes for September. Obviously things are very different this year and we will do our utmost to ensure that your children have a smooth and enjoyable transition into school. 

Please use the links below to access information on Reception Class at The Wilmslow Academy, the key staff who will work with your child and to watch the new starters presentation.


Welcome to The Wilmslow Academy                    Meet the staff                     New starters information presentation for parents                Open Morning - Stay and Play Invitation


Starting School at The Wilmslow Academy in September

Parents and families please click on the link below for up to date information highlighting plans for September.

COVID July- Wider opening Principal letter.pdf

Below are the frequently asked questions regarding the reopening of school in September. Please click on the link below to read.

FAQ on school reopening staff Sept parents.pdf     


50 Things to do together before you're 5

This link is to Cheshire East's new website which includes 50 Things to do - packed with activities and ideas to help support your child's development.

50 things to do together before you're 5


Supporting your child to start school   
BBC Bitesize have produced a variety of resources including games, videos and articles to support with starting school. Click on the link below.

Applying for Free School Meals

All children in EYFS and KS1 are entitled to free meals under the universal free school meals scheme however there is also another funding source available, pupil premium funding. 

Pupil premium funding is really important for eligible families so that we can support your child in school, if you think you may be eligible please apply by following the link below.  The link will also show the eligibility criteria.

If you have any queries please contact the school office by email

 What shall I have for lunch?

Click on the link below to see the choices for lunch.

School dinner menu Sept 2020 onwards