New Parents Pack


Please click here for Online admission forms

Chipstead Valley New Reception and Nursery   


The Admissions Administrator:  Sarah Tinker ( or bring the completed form to the school office in a sealed envelope.

Dates for your diary

Nursery new parents evening: Wednesday 26th June, 7pm (Parents only)

Reception new parents evening: Monday 1st July, 7pm  (Parents only)

Reception class visits take place on:

Monday 8th July - Hedgehogs

Tuesday 9th July - Rabbits and

Wednesday 10th July - Squirrels

(letter with further details already sent out to parents - New children will visit their teacher and class for 1 hour, either at 09:00 or 10:30 on one of the above dates.

Home visits

Nursery and Reception - Home visits for all new nursery and reception children will commence on Thursday 5th and Friday 6th September 2019.

Start dates


All children will attend on a part-time basis from Monday 9th September until Wednesday 11th September. On Monday 9th September children will attend for the morning session (09:00-11:30). The classroom doors will open 10 minutes before the start of the session

On Tuesday 10th and Wednesday 11th September, ALL children will start at 09:00 (classroom doors will open at 08:50) and will stay for lunch, finishing school at 13:00. On these two days children will be provided with a hot dinner in our canteen, alternatively, you are welcome to provide your child with a packed lunch.

All children will attend full-time from Thursday 12th September, unless parents and/or staff feel that a further period of part-time attendance would be beneficial. The school day begins at 08:50 and finishes at 15:15. Classroom doors open at 08:40 and the children are registered at 09:00.



Children new to the nursery will start on a staggered admission from week commencing Monday 9th September and you will receive individual start dates/times at the introductory evening. For those children currently attending the nursery, who therefore do not require any settling in period, allocated hours will commence from Monday 9th September 2019. It is anticipated that all children would aim to commence their full allocated hours from Monday 16th September 2019. Extended services for wrap around care will also commence from Monday 16th September.


Other Reception Forthcoming Events

Reception Reading and Writing evening - Wednesday 25th September, 19:00 in the KS2 Hall

Reception Maths and Foundation evening - Wednesday 16th October, 19:00 in KS2 Hall.

If your child is eligible for free school meals please complete the online form below:

Free School Meals - Apply here

Other info:

School milk information letter

Register for school milk here

School Uniform Policy

Head Lice Information

Nursery children new parents evening presentation

PTFA Welcome booklet