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School Readiness

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  • Author: susieking

The BHT School Nursing Team, have created a series of news posts about helping your child get ready for school. These focus on communication, behaviour, wellbeing and toileting. Our Child Health and Well-being Assistants have also created this handy self checklist to help you focus on areas to support your child, so they can be ready to learn when they start school. Please download this for your own use to guide you over the summer months.

School readiness

Parents/Carers can access the School Readiness Checklist , it may help to focus on where you can encourage your child’s school readiness. If you feel you need some further guidance, you or your child’s class teacher or other professional can refer your child directly to us.

Download our school readiness checklist it may help to focus on where you can encourage your child’s school readiness.

Is your child ready to start reception class in September?

Follow the check points on our colourful poster below to understand if your child is ready for reception class and the links to each of our “Encouraging School Readiness” topics.


Toileting Tips

Encouraging Positive Well-being

Encouraging Positive Communication

Encouraging Independence

Encouraging Positive Behaviours