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New Reception Children 2021

Welcome to Reception.

Whether your child is joining us in reception, or has been here since nursery, we are looking forward to having them learn and work with us for the next 7 years of their school life at IQRA .

Pre start meetings and start date 

For parents of children starting reception this year there will be 30 minute meetings with the teacher at various times on the 8th/9th/10th of September. Please ensure that you bring your completed data pack along with proof of your child’s ID (such as passport or birth certificate) and proof of your address such as a utility bill etc and it needs to be dated within the last 3 months.

The start date is the 13th of September 2021

The details of your personal pre-start meeting time should have been sent to you by email or letter. If you haven’t received this yet please get in touch by writing to either email addresses found at the bottom of this page.

Reception day

Gates open at 8:50am and close at 9:00am prompt. The school day ends at 3:30pm

Monday to Wednesday of  the first week lessons will run until 1:00pm and from Thursday 16th  at the above times.

PE Lessons and uniform

Every week they will have a PE lesson. For PE we are split into coloured house groups so that we can play games and have competitions. The houses are Eagle-yellow Falcon-blue, kestrel-red and hawk-green. You will need matching coloured polo-shirt (yellow, blue, red, green) with black tracksuit bottoms and trainers. please remember to write your child’s name in their PE kit.

Everyday uniform consists of black trousers/skirt/pinafore dress/ shalwar kameez, white polo shirt, red school jumper and sensible black shoes

We hope you all enjoy the summer holidays and If you have any questions please get in touch with the Foundation Stage Team at

or alternatively the school office at

Please find additional welcome resources below.

New Nursery Children Moving Into Reception Classes