Year 6 Transition

Welcome to Springwood High School!

Making the move from Year 6 to Year 7 is an exciting time, with lots of changes to prepare for: a new timetable, new teachers and even new friends.

This page has been set up to help you and your child to transition from Primary to Secondary Education

Year 6 Music Taster Session -  Monday 22nd July 2019

Springwood High School are holding a Year 6 Music Taster Session on Monday 22nd July 2019 from 3.45pm to 5.15pm  in the 6th Form Social Area.

It's a chance to come along and meet our team of instrumental teachers, try our some instruments.and sign up for lessons or an instrumental taster session.

You will also be able to hear some demonstrations from pupils and staff which will include;

Strings, Woodwind, Brass, Piano, Drums, Guitar, and Singing.

For more information please email

Year 6 Transition Evenings - June 2019

In preparation for your child transitioning to Springwood High School, we will be holding  Year 6 -  1:1 Parent and Student Interview and Uniform Fitting Evenings in June 2019.

Parent And Student Interview Information:

A letter is being sent home to all new parents containing the full details of these evenings, including your appointment date and time.

If you have not received a letter from Springwood High School  by end of school on Friday 7th June 2019, then please contact Mrs S Avis by email and she will provide you with the information you require. Her email address is as follows:

Below is a brief outline of the appointment dates and times:

Appointments  will be held between 3:45 - 5:00 p.m. on the following dates:

Tuesday 11th June - Blickling House  (Yellow)

Wednesday 12th June - Felbrigg House (Purple)

Tuesday 18th June - Oxburgh House (Red)

Wednesday 19th June - Sandringham House (Green)

Thursday 20th June - Holkham House (Blue)

However your designated appointment will appear in the letter that you have received from us.

Uniform Fittings and Ordering:

There will be an opportunity for you to order your child their new school uniform . We recommend that you do so to ensure that you have the correct uniform in time for the start of the new school year.
However, NO payment will need to be made when ordering during  the Year 6 Transition Evenings.  Money will  be taken upon collection of uniform.

Useful Resources

To help students and parents make the move a little bit easier we’ve created the following resources that we hope you will find useful:

KS3 Welcome Booklet 2019 

Year 7 Welcome Booklet 2019

Parents Evening Power Point Presentation 2019 

Summer Tasks - 2019

We ask that all  students complete the Summer Tasks set by their new teachers. This is to be handed to their subject teacher at the start of Year 7.

Summer Tasks Letter 

Science Safety - Spot the Hazard