Year 5 & 6

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At Ysgol Clywedog we recognise that transition can be a stressful time for primary students, so we offer a specialised programme to help Year 6 students settle in.

Incorporating the following: 

  • Specialised year 7 transition team
  • All information from primary schools is shared with the relevant staff in Ysgol Clywedog so each pupil is supported
  • Assemblies delivered to year 6 by Assistant Headteacher
  • Taster lessons delivered by Clywedog Staff to year 5 and 6 from feeder/non feeder schools
  • Sporting activities throughout the year with feeder schools delivered by the 5X60 Officer
  • 3 day transition programme
  • Extra transition days for ALP students
  • Buddy system to support all students
  • Small group booster sessions delivered by Youth Workers for specific students
  • Annual school musical productions visited by year 5 and 6 pupils
  • Year 7 outward bound residential trip to PGL, to further develop social skills, in February

Parents’ Evenings

  • Year 6 informal coffee evening in April
  • Year 6 parents’ evening in July
  • Year 7 settling-in evening in October
  • Year 7 parents’ evening in February

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