Welcome Year 6

A Truly Warm Welcome to The Bulmershe School

We are delighted to hear that you and your family will be joining us at The Bulmershe School in September. 

As a school, we pride ourselves on educating the whole child and working closely with our local community. We are very much looking forward to working with you and your family to ensure you achieve your potential throughout your time at the school.

I am delighted to welcome you to The Bulmershe School from Mrs Woodfin, Headteacher.


To hear from Miss Harris, Lead Practitioner of Transition; Miss Churchill, Transition Co-ordinator; and Miss Bishop, Transition Team, please watch our welcome video.

The exciting journey starts here!

Transition journey word

'All You Need To Know' - Our Parent Information Booklet

Stevensons - Our School Uniform Supplier 


Be Awesome, Go Big is a package to help your son / daughter transition into Year 7. It can be used as a resource at home. It is designed to be motivational, helpful and reassuring and to help young people feel valued, loved, encouraged and equipped for the journey ahead. 

The resources are based on bestselling children’s books You Are Awesome by Matthew Syed and Go Big: The secondary school survival guide by Matthew Burton. Each session will take pupils through some big ideas to help them on their way to secondary school.

Your son / daughter can work through each interactive lesson, recording their answers in the accompanying workbook. 

Session 1 Being AwesomeSession 2 Unlocking your mindSession 3 Dare to take risksSession 4 Making the changeSession 5 Lost but not lost

Session 6 Bounce back abilitySession 7 What is normal anyway​Session 8 Friendships and falloutsSession 9 Living well

(Having trouble viewing the embedded videos? Find all the links here)

Be Awesome Go Big Workbook (printable)

Be Awesome Go Big Workbook (editable)

Get Ready to Go Big
Encourage your son / daughter to try and complete as many of these tasks while they’re at home.

Download the Getting Ready to Go Big Challenge sheet

Parent / Carer Leaflets

Building Resilience

Growth Mindset

Helping your child get into good habits

Making the change

Transition into secondary school


We are so excited to meet you!