Welcome year 6

Noadswood - Year 6 Welcome 2022

Welcome to our Year 6 welcome page for students joining us in September 2022 - we're so excited you'll be joining us, and can't wait to welcome you into our school. This page has lots of information about Noadswood, including messages from Noadswood staff, inspiration words from guest speakers, an introduction to the subjects and lessons at Noadswood, messages from our current Year 7 about their moving up journey from primary school to Noadswood and lots more...​​​​​​

Enjoy exploring the site, and we can't wait to see you in September!

Key Dates

Please see the below details of our upcoming transition work with dates for your diaries:

Moving Up Day - Thursday 07/07/2022 and Friday 08/07/2022


Visiting your child at their school  

We have made arrangement to meet your children at their current school to answer any questions they may have and to let them know about our exciting plans for them- we can't wait to see them! We are also having meetings with their teachers to really get to know them prior to them joining the Noadswood family in September.  


Moving Up Day - Thursday 07/07/2022 and Friday 08/07/2022

We are so happy to return to normality this year and we remain committed to ensuring that your child feels supported and excited about joining the Noadswood family in September. Our events are designed to help your child to get know our school and their tutor group as well as enjoying some lessons. We will be confirming your child’s house and tutor group at the end of June. We will be sending you further details of the logistics of these days after half term.  


Transition Evening - Wednesday 06/07/2022

We will be hosting a transition event during the summer term. More information on this to follow including useful information which is found in our welcome booklet which is below the key dates section.


Summer School                

Thank you to everyone who has contacted us with regards to this. We will be in touch with further details in May. Once more this event will be adhering to the most up-to-date guidance regarding Covid-19.


Term Dates  

Autumn Term 2022 

Thursday 1st September 2022 – Friday 16th December 2022 

(Half term from Monday 24th October 2022 to Friday 28th October 2022)

*Year 7 start Friday 2nd September 2022

*All Years in Monday 5th September 2022


Spring Term 2023 

Tuesday 3rd January 2022 – Friday 31st March 2023 

(Half term from Monday 13th February 2022 to Friday 17th February 2023)  


Summer Term 2023 

Monday 17th April 2023 – Friday 21st July 2023 

(Half term from Monday 29th May 2023 to Friday 2nd June 2023) 


Inset Days

  • Thursday 1st September 2022
  • Friday 30th September 2022  
  • Monday 31st October 2022
  • Tuesday 3rd January 2023   
  • Friday 20th February 2023 
  • Friday 21st April 2023


School Timings - 2022/2023

We know that moving up can feel daunting and we want to do all we can to help support this important transition. There will be a dedicated year 7 only day on Friday 2nd September 2022,  they will then be joined by the rest of the school on Monday 5th September. 

Please click below to access our Welcome Booklet