Hello and welcome to our page that supports you and your child as they start their time at The Cathedral Catholic Primary School.

We want to make your welcome to our school as personal and easy as possible. 

There is a lot of information and links on this page that will help make the transition into school life as smooth as possible. Please look through these documents and links to find out more.


If you have questions, have a look through our 'Frequently Asked Questions' below, however if there is anything you are still unsure of, please email our Deputy Head, Mrs Grierson, on s.grierson@cathedral.lancs.sch.uk

New Starters Information

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                                                A message from Mrs Lee                               A virtual tour of your new classroom


Our website has lots of information about what goes on in the school. Please have a look around to find further information, such as UNIFORM, our PTA pages, BOOKING SYSTEMS and lots of examples of what we have been doing this year.     

Useful leaflet for starting school

Promoting Communication and Language Ideas


Listen to the story with your child

(click the image)



CBeebies have lots of information for new school starters

Top Tips to prepare
Independence Skills
Parents Stories





The organisation Family Lives has lots of good 

information for helping the transition to school.

Click the image to find out more.