Correspondence with Year 6 parents 2023

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

April 2023
Please use this link to complete our data collection survey, you will need your child's unique reference code which was sent out in your personalised letter.

Virtual School Tour

We recently 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 one of our Assistant Principals- Miss Gibson via

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


We have contacted parents to let them know how to order their child’s free uniform bundle. Please find below the ordering guidance which has been shared by Trutex, our uniform provider.

To order your child's uniform bundle please click on one of the links below

Girls online Bundle Order Form:

Boys online Bundle Order Form:

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 is on Monday 10 July at the Parents Information Evening

The exchange event (for any changes of sizes needed) will take place on 18 July from 2.45pm, depending on surname