Headteacher's welcome presentation to parents

Whether you're a new headteacher or an existing head welcoming new parents, download our template to help you structure your thoughts and make sure you cover everything you need to.

Last reviewed on 2 February 2023
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Use this presentation to get new parents/carers to your school informed and confident. 

This presentation should take no more than 30 minutes.

You'll cover:

  • An introduction to yourself as headteacher
  • A potted history of your school
  • Your school’s vision and ethos
  • If you're in a trust/federation: an overview of this
  • Expectations for:
    • Uniform
    • Attendance
    • Behaviour
  • If your school runs breakfast/after-school clubs: what this looks like
  • How parents/carers can get involved in your school:
    • Becoming a governor
    • Joining the PTA
  • A flag about free school meals (FSM)
  • Key dates for the diary
  • Parents/carers first ports of call
  • Q&A

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In advance of the session: