Shenton Primary School

Empowering and nurturing young minds to achieve excellence

School Readiness

How Can I Help my Child

Before your child starts Nursery you could help them by making sure they are used to being away from home, it is a good idea to take them to other places and meet other people. There are also lots of  activities you can do with your child to enable them to be ready for school.  For more information please click here

Toilet Training

It is important to start training your child to use the toilet before they start school. Some helpful advice can be given at school or from a wealth of websites. If you click here, you will be taken to the NHS website that will give you some helpful hints and tips to think about.

Oral Health

Children in Leicester have the worst rates of dental decay in the country. Poor oral health can have a negative impact on school readiness, self- perceptionand confidence as well as their general health. Follow the link to find out more on how to help your child to brush their teeth.