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School Transition

The Year 7 Achievement Team
The transition from Primary to Secondary school is a very important period in a child’s life. At Cowbridge Comprehensive School we aim to ensure that for each child, the transition is as smooth and stress free as possible.
In order to support your child’s transition we have put together the following guides which, we hope, will help to answer some of the questions you may have and alleviate some of the worries and anxieties that your child may have:


Dates for Your Diary
Thursday 20th June - New Intake Parents’ Evening
Thursday 27th June - Transition Day for all Year 6 pupils joining Cowbridge School in September
*times to be confirmed

A Pupil's Guide to Transition

The following guide will help prepare your child for transition, to help them understand what to expect when they join us and most importantly, what to expect on their first day with us.
Click here for the Transition Guide

Some Words of Advice From Our Current Year 7
Click here for Words of Advice

Frequently Asked Questions
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If you have any other questions about school transition, click here

Our A to Z of Cowbridge Comprehensive School

This short video was made by a few of our Year 7 pupils and produced by one of our Senior Prefects Cai Hopkins.

Cowbridge Comprehensive School Virtual Tour

This will introduce your child to the Year 7 Team and help them familiarise themselves with the layout of the school site and classrooms.

‘Tips and Tricks’

This short film was made by some of our Year 7 and 8 pupils with the help of a production company. It features the children’s experiences of transition, their initial worries and how they settled into their new school

Sample Lessons

Introduction to the French Department

Introduction to the Welsh Department

Devloping Young Musicians

Letter for parents / carer