Starting Reception – 2022

Welcome Pack

Useful Information


Taster Sessions

We have arranged several taster sessions during June and July 2022 to help you and your child familiarise yourselves with the school staff, building, and routines. Full details of the dates and arrangements for the sessions are as follows:

  • ​​ Thursday 30th June – 10:00 – 11:00am Group 1 – Taster session for children and parents.
    Please bring your child’s birth certificate and proof of address for you and your child to this session. Your letter from KCC confirms accepted forms of documentation.
  • Thursday 7th July – 10:00 – 11:00am Group 2 – Taster session for children and parents.
    Please bring your child’s birth certificate and proof of address for you and your child to this session. Your letter from KCC confirms accepted forms of documentation.
  • Thursday 14th July – 10:00 – 11:00am Groups 1 and 2 – Taster session for all children.
    Parent meeting in the school hall – welcome and information from the Head Teacher, Admissions and Attendance Officer, and FOMS our PTA association. School uniform will be on display.

The EYFS teacher will be available after each of these taster sessions from 11:00-11.30am to help with any questions you may have.


Starting School at Mereworth

We hope you and your child enjoy looking through our Starting School e-book. When you see a … in the caption text, click on it to see all the information.


Reception Class

A snapshot of Reception Class, featuring some of our lovely Year R children.



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