Welcome To Jewell Academy Foundation Stage

We are delighted you are considering our Foundation Stage for the next stage of your child's learning adventure. Here you will find all the information and forms you will need to complete.

Pre-School: Jellyfish

Children can join our Jellyfish class the term after their third birthday, when they are eligible for their fifteen free hours of early education.

Forms you will need to complete:

*Admission form

*Funding form

*Photo and Video consent form

*Short trips and outings form

*Home / School Agreement

*All About Me (completed during Home Visit)

*EYPP form – this can be accessed online at https://www.cloudforedu.org.uk/oeypp/bournemouth We may be entitled to access additional funding to support your child. If you need advice completing this form, please come and see a member of the Pre-School or main office team so we can assist you. You will need to bring your National Insurance number with you in order to complete the form.

We have also included our Welcome to Pre-School book for your child to look at. It will help them become familiar with the adults at their new school as well as their classroom.

Reception: Turtles and Sharks

All children start Reception in September with a quick but gradual build up to full days. This academic year the dates were:

Thursday 1st September    9:15AM – 10:15AM           Stay and Play session

Friday 2nd September       9:00AM – 11:45AM           (Home visits for those not seen in the afternoons)

Monday 5th September     9:00AM – 11:45AM           (Home visits for those not seen in the afternoons)

Tuesday 6th September     9:00AM – 11:45AM           (Home visits for those not seen in the afternoons)

Wednesday 7th September 9:00AM – 1:15PM             (Stay for lunch)

Thursday 8th September    9:00AM – 1:15PM             (Stay for lunch)

Friday 9th September        9:00AM – 3:00PM             (Full day onwards)

 

Forms you will need to complete:

*Admission form

*Photo and Video consent form

*Short trips and outings form

*Free School Meals

*All About Me (completed during Home Visit or Stay and Play sessions held at Jewell.)

 

All children are entitled to free hot school meals - however we would appreciate it if you could complete a "Free School Meals" form to ensure we can access additional funding to help support the children. Again, you can find this in the links to the right.

Information on our Little Gems Breakfast and After School Club can be found here: http://www.aatjewell.org/202/little-gems-after-school-club​

You can register for your child to receive free milk to the age of 5 on this website: https://www.coolmilk.com/index.php?q=node/82

If you have any questions about these, please ask either Mr Northover or Mrs Lowe at the main office or one of the Reception team.