First day at school

Welcome to Foundation 2 at Krishna Avanti Primary School.

This page is specifically for our parents with children joining us in Foundation 2 at the end of August.

Please see below various letters, reminders, dates and other useful information.

  • Tuesday 10th May at 09:00 and 17:00 – Welcome Meeting – COMPLETE
  • Week commencing 13th June – Meet the Teachers (booking form)
  • Tuesday 30th August – First day of term (morning – 08:00 to 11:30 or afternoon 12.30 to 14:45)
  • Wednesday 31st August – Second day of term  (morning – 08:00 to 11:30 or afternoon 12.30 to 14:45)
  • Thursday 1st September – All children full-time (08:00 to 14:45)

Your child will need the following for their first day at school (all clearly labelled)

  • School coat which is warm and waterproof (we have outdoor learning in all weather – rain or shine)
  • Wellington boots
  • Plimsolls
  • School logo Book bag or rucksack (no draw string bags)
  • Water bottle with a sports cap – provided by school on their first day

Your child will also need a PE kit (from October) which they wear to school on days confirmed for physical education.

P.E Kit items

  • House coloured logo t-shirt
  • Navy jogging bottoms
  • Navy fleece/sweat top. No hoodies please
  • Socks (not tights, as children may need to be bare footed)
  • Trainers – no laces unless your child can tie them

Children are not allowed to wear earrings, necklaces or bracelets for physical education. Please remove these before your child starts school.

Nail polish is also not allowed.

Finally,  please ensure that all items are clearly labelled with name tags or a permanent marker, not in biro pen.

Other reminders:

  • Register with Coolmilk to ensure that your child receives milk
  • Register for the school Twitter account – @KrishnaAvantiPS
  • Arriving on time/collecting on time
  • Encourage independence-child to hold book bag etc…

Uniform will be available to see from Monday 21st June and Tuesday 22nd June from 09:00 – 13:30 only.

Come to the school’s main entrance and please remember your mask. 

We will be expecting parents to work with us and others, to maintain social distancing should there be multiple families arriving at the same time. We do not want to have appointments so that there is flexibility for parents.

Thank you in advance for your understanding and co-operation with this.

Click here to find out about the required school uniform. 

Admission Form

Prior to your child starting school, we need some important information. Please complete the admission form below as soon as possible and we can start to add the information to our system.

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