New to Reception

Reception Letter 

Dear Parents,

As your child has started Reception at Brentnall Academy, we would like to share some information with you.

Contacting school

If you have any questions regarding your child starting at Brentnall, please contact the school office on 0161 553 0457.

On behalf of the staff and governors of Brentnall, I would like to thank you for choosing us as the school for the next phase of your child’s education. I am incredibly proud of all of our children and I am pleased to be welcoming both you and your child to join the Brentnall family.

Starting Reception

Please click here for information on starting Reception, including information on ordering school uniform.

Please click here to see some helpful tips on how to support your child to prepare for starting school.

Please click here to read about what to expect in the Early Years Foundation Stage – A guide for parents.

Additional Information

  • The BBC have a fantastic website called Tiny Happy People which provides information on how to help your child’s communication skills through simple interaction and play – click here to visit their website. 
  • The BBC also have an excellent website page containing information about starting Primary School – click here to view
  • click here for some tips and advice from the NDNA about your child starting school
  • For more information on how to support your child with toilet training at home – click here
  • The Government have a campaign called Hungry Little Minds – click here to view