Chestnut Class

Welcome to 2023/2024! 

Please click on the link below to see what you are learning about and when.

Curriculum Overview Year R 2023 2024

Pip & Pap Phonics

We use Pip and Pap Phonics which focuses on developing both reading and writing skills. Plans for each Grapheme-Phoneme Correspondence (GPC) are accompanied by high quality resources to promote opportunities for children to read and write independently.


Welcome back! We hope you had a great summer! Please click on the links below to find out a bit more about Chestnut Class.

September 2024 intake

Deadline for applications to Year R in 2024 is 15th January 2024.  You should apply via your home Local Authority using the links below. National notification day is 16th April 2024. Applications received after the closing date will not be processed until after all on-time applications have been considered.

Hampshire Admissions link:

Southampton Admissions link (for families who pay council tax to Southampton city council):

HC3S School Dinner guide for new starters

Information from the School Nursing Team