Joining Penrice: Transition Hub 2021

Welcome to the Penrice transition hub, for pupils and their parents who plan on starting with us in September 2021.

Summary of Key Dates for 2021

  • Week beginning 5 July: Year 6 Welcome Packs
  • Thursday 8 July: Virtual Welcome Day
  • Thursday 8 July (PM): Parent Briefing
  • Thursday 15 July: Talk with Tutors
  • Thursday 2 September: Term begins
  • Friday 3 September (PM): First Penrice+ Session


Virtual Welcome Day – Thursday 8 July 2021

Hello everyone! This is the guidance for a very unusual Welcome Day! We hope everyone who participates in this day, whether it is in a primary classroom or in the home environment, enjoys what we have created and feels they have learned lots about Penrice Academy. If there are any questions or queries about the day itself or about the transition to Penrice please contact Mrs Taylor, Head of Year 7, via


Parent Briefing – Thursdsay 8 July 2021


Data Capture Form for New Starters

We require that all parents/guardians of children starting with Penrice Academy in September complete the below form. This collects key information including contact details, dietary requirements, transport needs, photo consent and much more.


Penrice Plus

Next academic year we are relaunching Penrice Plus to be bigger and better than ever! Our aim is to provide opportunities that allow students to have fun and develop in activities they are passionate about.
Our expectation is that all students will sign up for an activity. We want everyone to experience something new and exciting. All students will get the opportunity to do their chosen Penrice Plus activity during Period 4 on Friday 3rd September to experience what it will be like.


Five to Thrive Summer Academy

The ‘Five To Thrive’ Summer Academy is a 5 day action-packed experience designed for your child to enjoy a range of engaging activities, spend time with friends, build new friendships and familiarise themselves with the school before starting with us on 2nd September. The ‘Five To Thrive’ Summer Academy begins on Monday 23rd August until Friday 27th August inclusive, with a range of enrichment and creative activities on offer.

Places are limited so we advise booking your place online today.

Meet former pupils from your Primary School


Other Feeder Schools


Key Resources & Downloads


*The full expectations policy can be found on the main policies page.