Silly Miss V forgot to put our “guess the Malteser in the jar” winner. There were 165 and Sophia guessed 169! Well done Sophia!


We had our Eid festival yesterday and as part of the celebration, our students designed their own Mosque.


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We can't wait for our Eid celebration this week. We would love to share photos of our families celebrating Eid at home. Please email them to


Bright and Donaldson class were very excited to get a extra special letter this week!


To celebrate the end of KS2 SATs, Year 6 have spent the day at ⁦⁩. What a great way to end the week!


We just want to share how proud we are of our Year 6 children. Who have shown resilience and motivation this week during their SATs. We are so, so proud of each and every one of you.


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Wishing our families that are celebrating a wonderful


are offering support. This is open to eveyone in our community.


Date for the diary


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‘Twas a pleasure… thank you! and so nice to hear they have been enjoying the books in your school!


Thank you to who spoke to our Year 1 and 2 children virtually. They loved hearing about the books that they have read in class.


Family Friday is back! Please join our early years team for the Friday hour of Reception, Nursery or Preschool session. Don’t worry, this is weekly, and we can’t wait for you join in on our fun learning.


are back! Year 4 had their first lesson today with Brendan. We can't wait to hear their performance at the end of term! Thanks to for making this possible for our children.


We can’t wait to meet all the children who will be joining our Reception Classes in September 2022


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A list of places where children can eat for free during the Easter holidays for anyone who might need this


Year 3 and Gray class, made phone holders this term. We’re so proud of them we’re showing them off!


Wishing all our families a lovely break and we will see everyone on Tuesday 19th April bright and early.

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Applying to Secondary Schools

Open evenings for Merton Schools below. 

From Merton Website
Merton School School web address and 2021 open event information
Harris Academy Merton 

Wednesday 15 September 2021 from 5pm, last entry at 7.30pm.

Harris Academy Morden for more information.

Harris Academy Wimbledon 

Open evening: Tuesday 5 October 2021. Open mornings: Thursday 7, Tuesday 12 and Thursday 14 October 2021 by appointment only.

Raynes Park High School

Open evening: Thursday 16 September 2021. Open mornings: 9am, Tuesday 28, Wednesday 29 and Thursday September 2021.

Ricards Lodge High School

Open evening: Tuesday 28 September 2021. Open days: Monday 4 to Friday 8 October 2021. All events for current Year 6 only.

Rutlish School

Open evening: Thursday 23 September 2021. Open mornings: Thursday 30
September 2021 and Friday 1 October 2021. All events for Year 6 only and must
be booked in advance via school website.

St Mark's Church of England Academy for more information.

Ursuline High School

Open evening: Wednesday 15 September. Open mornings: Monday 20 September to Friday 8 October. Limited ticketed events only. All events are for one Year 6 student and one parent only. Sign up by Monday 6 September via school website.

Wimbledon College

Open evening: Thursday 30 September 2021, 5pm to 8pm. Open mornings: Monday 4 October 2021 and Tuesday 5 October 2021 at 9am. By appointment only.

Open evening dates for schools outside Merton are available from individual school websites.


Important dates 

From Merton Website

The key dates for the Transfer to Secondary process can be found in the following table.

Please ensure that you meet the date for submitting your online application. Submitting a late application could seriously jeopardise your chances of being offered a place at one of your preferred schools.

Date Activity
September to October 2021 Online applications can be made.
22 October 2021

Recommended date for parents to submit their application if they are applying using a paper form

29 October 2021 Last opportunity to speak to School Admissions before the closing date.
31 October 2021 Closing date for supplementary forms for Ursuline High School.
31 October 2021 Closing date for supplementary forms for Wimbledon College.
31 October 2021 Closing date for applications. Applications received after this date will be regarded as late.
10 December 2021 Closing date for applications that have been classified as 'late for good reason'. The reason and evidence must also be included with the application. For more information on late applications visit the website.
1 March 2022 Offer day. Letters are posted to applicants who applied using a paper form. Parents who applied online will be able to view the outcome of their application from the evening of 1 March.
May to June 2022 Admissions appeals.
July 2022 Students transferring to Merton secondary schools spend a day at their new school.

Information on applying to a Secondary Schools can be found below:


Merton Residents

Croydon Residents

Lambeth Residents


If your child has an Education and Health Care Plan, you will be contacted by their case officer at the start of the academic year.  

If you want further advice please contact your local SENDIASS Team

Merton IASS 

Croydon Kids