Correspondence with Year 6 parents 2024

Please find copies of all letters sent to Year 6 parents below

March 2024

Some parents are having difficulty accessing the form via the link that was included in our most recent letter.
Please click this link to access our data collection form.

Pleasesee below for a copy of the letter sent to parents before the Easter break.

Please use this link to complete our inital data collection form

Virtual School Tour

We produced this virtual school tour, during Covid-19 closure, to support our Year 6 families in the weeks ahead as we continue our attention towards Transition. In advance of July’s Transition Week and Transition Evening, we are still determined to use all means we can to reduce any anxieties about moving up to secondary school. 

Our virtual school tour is on YouTube and has been optimised for viewing on mobile devices.
The link is:
We hope you find it helpful.

Transition Taster Lessons

You can find a selection of taster lessons below for a variety of subjects studied in Year 7.

Technology - Link to Technology lesson & video with Mrs Hendry

We hope you enjoy our taster lessons. Each lesson is designed to be a short preview of what you may study in Year 7. If you have any questions about lessons and/ or subjects taught in Year 7, please contact our Transition Team at

Welcome videos from Transition staff
Click on the name of each member of staff to access the video


You will soon receive some information regarding ordering your child's free uniform via trutex. Once you have recieved your child's OGAT reference number you will be able to place your order. 
Please complete our initial data collection survey so we can esnure all parents receive the correct transition information

If you wish to order additional items of uniform, you can shop with Trutex Direct online  using the academy's unique reference code: LEA00927SC to view all Outwood uniform items.

Uniform collection will be on Monday 8 July at the Parents Information Evening

The exchange event (for any changes of sizes needed) will take place on 17 July from 2.45pm, depending on surname