Transition (Years 6 into 7)

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Dear Year 6 Parents and Carers

We hope this information finds you and your family well.  We are pleased that you have selected Bushey Meads School as the secondary school for your child and we look forward to working with you to support your child over the next 7 years.

We want to make the transition from primary school to secondary school as seamless as possible so that our students enjoy attending school and make excellent progress both academically and beyond.

Below is a list of the information you will receive in preparation for September.
  • Home school agreement (digital form to sign via email)
  • Arbor Parent Portal login details
  • Biometric information letter
  • Medical information form
  • Key dates list
  • Locker rentals flyer
  • Chromebook information
  • Gap Tasks Information Sheet
  • Book Review Forms
  • Cashless payment system access
  • Music tuition form* (if applicable)
  • Gift aid letter
  • Come Dine With Me Invitation

Data Collection

Data collection for September 2024 admissions is being completed using Arbor, our parental engagement platform.

To ensure your student’s information is up to date with the school, please check that you have received your Arbor login details via email from Bushey Meads School.

Ensure that as a MINIMUM, you have populated the following¬†sections of the ‘Update Information’ section in Arbor:

  • Email address
  • Consent
  • Medical


If you are yet to receive these from Bushey Meads, please email [email protected]

We are all continuing to work hard to ensure that your child has a smooth transition to secondary school and a member of the Pastoral Transition Team will be in contact with you soon to provide you with more information.

If there is something you need to know that you cannot see on the website please do not hesitate to contact Mrs Smith, our Admissions Officer, on [email protected].

Kind regards

Bushey Meads School Transition Team

Key Information