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Walthamstow School for Girls

Year 6 Transition 2023

Start of Term Arrangements / Uniform / sQuid 

Dear Parents / Carers of Year 6 Students,

This will be the last email of the year to welcome you and your child to Walthamstow School for Girls in September.

We are very much looking forward to working with you and supporting your child to settle into the school next term.

Below is essential information about :-

  • Start of Autumn Term
  • sQuid payment system
  • Uniform and PE kit

If you have been invited to or made an application to WSFG summer school, you will be sent details shortly.

For Parents/ Carers who were unable to attend the Year 6 Parent Evening on 10/07/23, the presentation is linked on this page for you to view.

Have a wonderful, safe summer.

Thank you and regards,

Ms Pratt
Assistant Headteacher

Start of the Autumn Term 2023 

The first day of the Autumn Term for new Year 7 students is Tuesday 5th September 2023 

  • Students are expected in FULL school uniform, with their school bag and pencil case.
  • They need to be in school by 10.30am. 
  • Arrival will be from 10.15am and students will be directed to the MUGA gate to the right of the main school building.
  • Students will leave at 3.30pm 
  • Families are asked to remain OUTSIDE the school gates if collecting their child at 3.30pm on 5/09/23
  • School lunch will be provided free of charge on this first day, but students are welcome to bring a packed lunch if they wish.

SQUID Payment System

  • Parents / Carers will be sent an e-mail / letter on the first day of term with details of how use the sQuid payment system
  • You will be required to log in and create a personal account.
  • The school uses the sQuid system to pay for meals, trips and also to give permission for trips and visits etc
  • Your child will be issued with a SMART card to pay for school meals at the start of term that will be linked to the sQuid system.
  • You will be required to "load" credit onto your child's SMART card online to enable them to access school meals.
  • The e-mail will tell you about the sQuid system and how to access information about your child's spending at school.

WSfG School Uniform is available from:-

  • Fashion Fair, 184 – 186 High Street, Walthamstow Tel – 020 8503 7048  
  • the WSFG PE kit is ONLY available from Speedstitch

A visual guide to the WSfG uniform and PE kit can be found on this page 

WSFG Uniform Information 

Start of the Autumn Term 2023  

The first day of the Autumn Term for new Year 7 students is Tuesday 5th September 2023 

  • Students are expected in FULL school uniform, with their school bag and need to be in school by 10.30am. 

  • Students should arrive from 10.15am and will be directed to the MUGA gate. 

  • Students will leave at 3.30pm 

  • Families are asked to remain OUTSIDE the school gates if collecting their child at 3.30pm 

Have a safe and enjoyable holiday! 

Ms KH Pratt  
Assistant Headteacher

Year 6 Parent/Carer Information Evening Monday 10 July 2023 

Additional Information 2023 

Messages to Year 6 Parents/Carers 

Parent and Carer Code of Conduct 2023