St John's CE (VC) Primary School

Life in all its fullness

Reception Induction

Hello Everyone and Welcome to Opal (Reception) Class!


Unfortunately due current coronavirus restrictions, we are unable to show you around our fantastic school. We hope the following video and information answers any questions you may have but if not please do not hesitate to contact the school office on

01782 987140  or email

Opal class (Reception)

Welcome to Opal class! This is a quick introduction to the school, teachers and some of the activities we have been doing. We hope it gives you a flavour of a year in the life of an early years classroom! Learning through play!!

Meet the Teacher video!

Early Learning Goals

What your child should be able to do by the end of Reception class!


Alphablocks - Word Magic "S-A-T" (Red Learning Level Step 1)

A first look at the first phonics sounds we will learn - or that your child may already know!

Numberblocks - 1,2,3 | Maths for Kids | Cartoons for Kids | Wizz

A first look at small numbers and addition.

Help your child to fill in this booklet and bring it to school when they start in September. Thank you!