Transition KS2 to KS3

This is the page where parents and students moving from primary school to Ryde Academy can find out all the information they may need as well as the latest Transition news.

If you have any comments or questions please contact us on 01983 567331 or

Top Tips from our Y7s

“Everyone is welcome to Ryde Academy. We will not judge you for who you are and what you are like because everyone is different” Grace

“Make sure you have your learning kit. You will need it for every lesson” Jack

“Always ask older students or teachers if you get lost.” Joseph

Pupils taking part in the Transition Mini Olympics

Latest Transition News

Year 5 Transition Day

14th February 2019

Our next Transition day is for Year 5 and takes place on Friday 1st March. You can find out more in the letter at the bottom of this page. Hard copies have also been sent home via Primary schools.

International Day of Languages

9th October 2018

Year 6 pupils from Oakfield created friendship bracelets to celebrate International Day of Languages.

Our students responded by sending back thank you notes in Spanish and telling the Year 6s a little bit about themselves (also in Spanish!).

They worked really hard to produce some great letters and pictures. Oakfield Languages teacher Claire Wright was blown away by their efforts

Year 7 Transition Booklet

1st August 2018

We have published a booklet which we hope you will find useful as you move from Year 6 into Year 7. Copies have also been posted home over the summer holidays.

If you have any other questions not covered in the booklet please speak to your Year Manager or Tutor.

Click here to view the booklet.