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Transition information for Year 6 students

This page is where you will find the latest information relating to year 6 transition to Nova Hreod Academy. At the foot of the page is a video introduction from Mr Wells, which we hope you will find interesting and informative

Be Awesome, Be Nova is a package designed to help year 6 students transition into Year 7. The programme contains videos and workbooks which can be used by students and parents at home or in school with teachers in class. It is designed to be motivational, helpful, and reassuring and to help young people feel valued, loved, encouraged, and equipped for the journey ahead. 

<<Click here>> to start the programme. 

Update 17th July - Please click here>>  to see a letter from Mr Wells, Headteacher, regarding the arrangements for students returning to school in September.

Update 10th July - letters have been sent home to advise parents and students of their tutor group and parentpay activation codes. These letters were sent by Royal Mail due to the personalised information contained. Any parents who haven't received their letter can contact the school.

Update 29th June - Famous School Branches, our school uniform supplier, are currently operating on an “appointment only” basis in their shop.  Please click on the new starter guide here>> or visit to book an appointment.

Update 18th May - Please click here >> to see a letter from Mr Wells, Headteacher, and Mr Thomas, Assistant Principal

Update 3rd April - Please click here >> to see a letter from Mr Thomas, Assistant Principal.

A welcome pack has been sent to all parents with a parent information guide which contains everything that you will need to know about the school to prepare for September. The pack contains a permissions form which must be returned to Nova by 22nd June. If you haven't received your welcome pack please email 

We have sent postcards to our year 6 students to let them know that we’re looking forward to seeing them in September. 

The Transition team will be contacting all Year 6 families in term 6 to touch base with you and to check that your child is ready for transition.

We are gathering information from primary schools and will be sending a letter towards the end of term 6 to confirm which house children will belong to. 

Introduction from Mr Wells, Headteacher

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