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Transition - August 2022

Congratulations to our new Year 7 cohort who have secured a place at John Ferneley College and will be joining us in August 2022. We can’t wait to welcome you to the John Ferneley community.

We know that transition to secondary school is one of the biggest changes in a child’s life, which is why we place the upmost importance on getting it right.

Here you will find all the useful transition documents for August 2022 starters. 

Key Dates

Please see some key dates below for your calendar (with further information to follow):

Event Date/s
Welcome Video from Head of Year From w/c 4th April
Transition Guide and Tutor Form posted home From w/c 25th April
School visits from SLT, HOY and AHOY Throughout May
Transition Pack posted home From w/c 6th June
Uniform Try On Event From w/c 13th June
Tutor Videos From w/c 20th June
Student Transition Days at John Ferneley Monday 4th July and Tuesday 5th July 2022
New Year 7 Parents’ Information Evening Wednesday 6th July 2022
First day for Year 7 students Tuesday 30th August 2022
Welcome Video

Please find below a link to our Year 6 Welcome Video from Mr Amli. This induction video is for students and parents/guardians joining us in August 2022.

Year 6 Welcome Video to John Ferneley College, from Mr Amli

Parents' Information Evening

Please click on the link below to view the presentation from the Parents' Information Evening.

Parents' Information Evening Presentation

You can also view the video which was recorded on the evening, here


Please find below copies of the communications that have been posted home.