Application to Join Liden Academy
In order to apply for your child to join Liden Academy Nursery or Pre-school, you will be required to collect and complete a Nursery Pack. This can be obtained from the school reception area, or can be downloaded below. This will provide the Nursery Team with all the information required to consider your application, confirming your requirements along with any special needs, and funding arrangements (which will need to checked prior to any place being offered if you are claiming Government funding).
Nursery and Pre-School Pack
Nursery & Pre-School Introduction Letter
Outlining the application process and what happens following form submissions.
Nursery & Pre-School Prospectus
Providing details of our Nursery & Pre-School including staff, children’s learning journey, classrooms, resources and activities, including some in-class photo’s. It also covers Government funding and fees, along with a ‘Frequently Asked Questions’ section.
Nursery & Pre-School Admissions Form
This form should be completed in full identifying name and birth date of your child, date you would like them to start nursery/pre-school and Parent/Carer details in order to conduct funding checks with Swindon Borough Council (SBC).
Nursery & Pre-School Induction Pack
This consists of a number of sections/forms for completion as follows:
All About Me – Information about your child to assist class teachers in providing the best Nursery/Pre-School experience for your child.
Parental Permissions – Various nursery/specific permissions
2 Year Progress Check – Authority to seek external agency support in meeting your child’s needs
Medical and Outside Agency Form – Medical information about your child including doctor and health visitor details
Child Protection Responsibilities – Confirmation of understanding of Liden Academy’s safeguarding procedures
Parental Contract – Defined roles and responsibilities of both Parents/Guardians and Liden Academy
Fees & Funding Policy – Confirmation of understanding of all fees and funding that may be applicable during time at Liden Nursery & Pre-School
Data Collection Form
This is a generic school data collection form to enable us to create a pupil record for your child on our systems and also provides information required for the Department of Education. It will also enable us to associate children with any siblings already attending Liden Academy. Once a record is created we will be able to provide you access to our on-line booking system for meals, breakfast club, trips and other sundry purchases. We will be able to provide you access to our on-line nursery learning journal (Tapestry) for your child. Consents are also given here for various things, particularly with regards to photo’s being taken. These consents are additional to those permissions required specifically for nursery/preschool children in the Induction Pack above.
Nominated Adult Permission Form
This is a school generic form. Please complete this if there are additional adults required to collect your child from Liden Academy (school or nursery).