Transfer to secondary school

We have excellent links with all local secondary schools.  
Planning for the move from primary to secondary school gets underway early each year, to ensure that the transition is as smooth as possible for all children.
Our Y6 teachers meet with the heads of year; teachers from the secondary schools visit Charlestown; Our children attend events which are held at the secondary schools, including exciting science lessons etc. and we promote the open evenings which are held at the schools for all children in Y5 and Y6 each year.
If your child has additional needs, Amy Dyer (SENDCo) meets with the SENDCo of the secondary school to ensure that plans are made (including additional taster days and visits if necessary) to ensure the best possible transition for them.
It is vital that you don't miss the deadline for applications (visit  If you have any questions, please ask.