Welcome to Reception

We are all Proud to Belong to Ranikhet Academy. We are all Ready, Respectful and Safe. Our aim is to develop a fun, stimulating and challenging environment to engage all our learners to reach their full potential.

Term 1
Starting Dates

  • Monday: 8:45am – 11:15am
  • Tuesday: 8:45am- 1:15pm
  • Wednesday: 8:45am - 1:15pm
  • Thursday: 8:45am - 3:15pm
  • Friday: 8:45am- 3:15pm

*please ensure your child’s dinner is ordered via parent pay or provide a pack lunch.
*new parents to our school will be given parent pay logins in the first few days on term.

Meet the Team

EYFS Leader - Miss Saliha Akram

Teacher - Miss Saliha Akram and Miss Nicole Gunn

Early Years LSA - Ms Sarah Heneghan
Early Years LSA - Mrs Neeti Mathur
Early Years LSA - Ms Sam Miles
Early Years LSA - Mrs Lisa Shepherd


  • Reception P.E day is Wednesday and Friday
  • Library books are due in on Wednesday
  • Homework is due in on Wednesday

Reading Books need to be brought to school every day and read at least three times a week. This needs to be recorded in Reading Logs with a comment and signature.

At the end of the day children will be dismissed one at a time to parents/carers waiting outside the Reception entrance. If you would like to speak with an adult, please make an appointment with the class teacher.