Meet the Team

Mrs C Alcock


Mrs A McGowan


Mr G Lomax

Teaching Assistant

Welcome to Reception!


Academic year 2019-20

This year we have 30 fantastic children starting in Reception supported by the amazing Mrs. McGowan and the brilliant Mr Lomax.  We have lots of exciting learning activities and experiences planned for the year ahead but we will also be led by the children's interests where possible to ensure the learning is meaningful.

'Booket' List

We have selected a list of books that your children will enjoy this year that we will read and reread for enjoyment.

Room on the Broom - Julia Donaldson

Dogger - Shirley Hughes

Giraffes Can't Dance - Giles Andreae

Once Upon a Time - John Prater

Each Peach Pear Plum - Janet & Allan Ahlberg 

Aliens Love Underpants - Claire Freedman

Oi Frog! - Kes Gray

Elmer - David McKee

Lost and Found - Oliver Jeffers

We're Going on a Bear Hunt - Michael Rosen



Bucket List

We have chosen a selection of extra activities and experiences which we think will enhance our curriculum this year.

Make a family tree

Be a superhero for the day

Visit the library for a story

Hatch eggs

Build a ship

Go on a minibeast hunt

General Housekeeping...

  • Please ensure all book bags, coats, jumpers, P.E. kits, snack or lunch bags and water bottles are clearly labelled with your child’s name. 


Many parents have not yet accessed the Tapestry online learning Journal to see what their children have been doing in school.  All activation codes that have not been used have now expired.  if you wish to access Tapestry please send your e-mail address to Mrs Alcock and a new activation code will be sent.


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