Starting School for the first time – September 2022

Starting School

A child starting school for the very first time can be daunting and it is perfectly normal to feel apprehensive and have lots of questions.  We will do our very best to help you, the exciting journey to school life starts here!


Book your September Home Visit

At the start of September, as part of your child’s induction to school, their class teacher will visit you and your child at your home. There are options of days and times for you to book, this availability is on a first come, first served basis. 

If you need to cancel or amend this appointment please contact us as soon as possible so that this can be arranged. Please note that school will be unable to answer queries over the school holiday, but will respond to all emails on 1st September. 

Should you have any queries in the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact us. 

Our Welcome to Layton book for your child

Please click this link to an e-book for your child starting school with us!

Information we need from you…

If you have not done so already, please complete our ‘Starting School Information’ form. Along with this admission form, we will also need to see a copy of your child’s birth certificate.  You can email a photo/screenshot to us (email [email protected]) or call into the school office and we will take a photocopy.

It is very important that we have this information as soon as possible as it really helps with the admission to school process.

School Brochure

Our School Brochure is available to view by clicking on ‘Brochure’.

Video Tour

The ‘Video Tour’ button will take you on a virtual tour  to get a taste of our wonderful school – Layton Primary!

We hope to be welcoming your child to Layton Primary very soon!  In the meantime, read ‘Why Layton Primary’ to start your child on their educational journey………..

"Heard lots of positive things about the school"
"The provision for early years is outstanding"

Ofsted 2017

"We chose the school because of it's excellent OFSTED Report and the SEN policies"
"Outcomes for all pupils, at all levels, are exceptional. All groups make outstanding progress ...."

Ofsted 2017

"My older children went here and it is a fantastic school"
"Layton lives up to it's motto, 'Growing Great Minds Together' in everything it does"

Ofsted 2017