Getting Your Child Ready to Start School

Starting school is a very important landmark in your children’s lives (and your lives!)

In June you will be invited to a meeting at the school to find out some general information about starting Carnwath Primary School.  Your child will also have the chance to have a few visits to the school to work with their teacher(s) and classmates.

In August your child will start school for the very first time.Then in August/September you will be invited along to a meeting at the school to find out more about Curriculum for Excellence, the school curriculum that your child will follow.However, please do not hesitate to contact the school at any time should you have a question or concern. Parents are always welcome and we will do our best to help you.


This booklet provides some brief advice on ways you can help your child prepare for school.  Please click on the link below.

Getting your child ready to start school