Year 6 to Year 7 Transition
Many congratulations on securing a place at Alec Reed Academy – we cannot wait to welcome you to our learning community. Our motto is ‘Proud to Learn’ and we are confident that once at the academy you will quickly appreciate the importance of working hard to achieve the best possible academic outcomes.
We also value and celebrate personal attributes such as respect, honesty and kindness, these skills will help you to become a valued member of our learning community and support you in your progression to adulthood ensuring that you will succeed in the world of work. We celebrate the fact that Alec Reed Academy is at the heart of a diverse community and we will do all we can to ensure you all to enjoy your time at the academy making fond memories and lifelong friendships.
To achieve these goals it is important that you attend school regularly and we will expect you to have an attendance rate of 96-100% throughout your school career. Being absent from school will significantly affect your learning. Click HERE to view our attendance information.
Throughout your time here, we hope you enjoy using our ‘state of the art’ facilities and Community Sports Centre – our most recent development is the artificial 3G Pitch, which you will enjoy using as part of your PE lessons and enrichment activities. We encourage you participate in as many clubs and after school activities as possible.
Our team of staff are dedicated to support your transition and hope it goes as smoothly as it possibly can under the current circumstances, to support this process we’ve put together a short video welcoming you to our Academy – please see below.