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Transition at Willingdon


Welcome to Willingdon School

Here you will find all the important information and guidance towards your transition to Willingdon School.

The Transition from KS2 - KS3

Pastoral Support

Our Leader of Transition at Willingdon Community School is Deputy Headteacher Nadene Townsend-Smith

Systems for Support

  • Directors of Student Progress, Transition

  • Transition Teaching Assistant

  • Consistent system for data transfer from over 20 primary schools across Eastbourne schools.

Supporting Students

  • Lone transferees workshops

  • Taster Evening/Taster Day

  • Group work session

  • Summer School

  • Intervention

Supporting Parents

  • Welcome meeting for parents

  • Taster Evening

  • Parent Handbook

  • Coffee Morning

  • Individual meetings/calls

  • Primary School Surgeries

  • Meet the Tutor Evening

Supporting Teaching Staff

  • Tutor support programme

  • Comprehensive information pack for every teaching class

  • Pen portrait for SEND and EVER 6 students

  • Nurture workshops and shared strategies

Transition Handbook 2023-2024

Year 6 Transition 2024

Year 6 Welcome Letter

Year 11 Transition

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