Upcoming Dates for 2017/18

For parents of children in Year 6 who are looking to choose their son or daughter's secondary school, we have several events aimed at letting you and your child see what Byrchall has to offer.

Assembly Road Shows

During September 2017, Roadshow events will take place where members of Byrchall staff will visit students within their Primary School; prospectuses will also be distributed at this time. We will contact you by telephone or email requesting date of preference and number of students in Year 6.

Open Day/Evening 2017

Byrchall High School will be opening their school for the day to all potential students on Tuesday 10th October 2017. During the Evening Event, parents are welcomed to see what Byrchall has to offer.

Friendship day

Students that have chosen Byrchall as their high school are invited to come along on Saturday 10th March 2018 to meet other students and form friendships.

Curriculum Evenings

We will be holding two curriculum evenings on Thursday 10th May & Thursday 17th May for those joining Byrchall, this is to allow them to familiarise themselves with the school and staff.

Twilight Tasters

Students in Year 5 will be invited to attend a Twilight Taster Day, Monday 18th June, Tuesday 19th June, Wednesday 20th June and Thursday 21st June. Letters will be sent to the primary school for distribution. (2.30pm to 6pm, Byrchall will arrange transport to collect and drop off students at their Primary School).

Pastoral Visits

Members of our Pastoral Team will be visiting Primary Schools and meeting with the Year 6 teachers of those students who have selected Byrchall as their preferred High School.

Transition Visits

On Wednesday 27th June 2018, there will be a transition visit for all students coming to Byrchall, this is to meet their form teachers, meet fellow classmates and enjoy some activities. Letters will be sent directly to the pupils and Byrchall will provide transport from the primary school of those sending 5 or more students, we will liaise with schools regarding transport nearer the time.

Please note this is our main transition event for new students. Please inform us as soon as possible if this date conflicts with any of your year 6 activities.



Upcoming Dates for 2018/19

Assembly Road Shows

During September 2018, Roadshow events will take place where members of Byrchall staff will visit students within their Primary School; prospectuses will also be distributed at this time. We will contact you by telephone or email requesting date of preference and number of students in Year 6.

Open Day/Evening 2017

Byrchall High School will be opening their school for the day to all potential students in October 2018. During the Evening Event, parents are welcomed to see what Byrchall has to offer.


Contact info

If you are considering Byrchall, outside of the secondary school deadline, please contact school as we can arrange visits and tours.

Please feel free to contact the school regarding any of the events listed or for any other enquiries.

Rob Williams (Primary Curriculum Co-ordinator)

rwilliams@byrchall.wigan.sch.uk
Tel: 01942 728221 (ext 209)

Sharon Stephenson (Main Office/Primary Support)

sstephenson@byrchall.wigan.sch.uk
Tel: 01942 728221 (ext 222)

Enquiries

Primary Students/Parents can ask questions about the school via the email
mrprimary@byrchall.wigan.sch.uk