Information for New Starters September 2020

[Please see below for more info re: starting @ SSIS in September 2020]



Is your child starting school in Sept. 2020?

Come to a St. Stephen’s Infant School Open Day

on any of the following dates:

Wednesday 25th September 2019 @ 1.45pm

Wednesday 2nd October 2019 @ 9.30am

Thursday 7th November 2019 @ 9.30am

Monday 25th November 2019 @ 6.30pm

Please call the school for more info.


No need to book - just come along on the day.

St. Stephen’s Infant School

Lansdown Rd,


Bristol, BS15 1XD.

Tel: 01454 866470 Website:


'Leaders have created a culture in which pupils feel valued and looked after.

This is a welcoming, inclusive school’ – Ofsted Dec. 2016.

Click here to view our 'Welcome pack.' (Prospectus) 

Come and see for yourself!

Click here to view our Open Day 2019/20 Presentation 

 Thank you for choosing St. Stephen’s Infant School for your child.


If you accept a place for your child to start at SSIS in September 2020 you will be receiving a 'Welcome' letter, an invitation to our New Parents' Meeting

7pm on Tuesday 23rd June 2020 and some forms to complete/return.

If you have not received a letter/forms by Monday 27th April 2020 please contact the school office on 01454 866470.

Please return the completed forms to the office by Friday 15th May 2020

To ensure a smooth transition we will be contacting your child’s preschool/nursery between April and July 2020.


Our New Parents’ Meeting is being held at the school 

at 7pm on Tuesday 23rd June 2020.

It will last no longer than 1 hour and is for parents/carers only.


At the meeting you will:


You will find out:

  • which class your child will be in
  • stay and play arrangements for your child to visit the school in July
  • induction arrangements for September, including home visits which will take place in early September
  • how children learn at St. Stephen’s Infant School
  • how you can continue to support your child’s learning


We will do our best to answer any questions or worries you may have regarding your child starting at St Stephen’s Infant School.


If you cannot attend the meeting, please pop into school after

Tuesday 23rd June 2020 to collect your pack.

We are unable to give out any information relating to classes before the meeting.


Meanwhile please explore our school website and ‘like’ us on Facebook and/or follow us on Twitter, there are links to both on the Homepage of the school website.


Once again, thank you for choosing St. Stephen’s Infant School.

I look forward to meeting you!


Yours sincerely,

Tim Ruck