Year 6-7 Transition

The information on this page will help you and your child with the transition process from Primary to Secondary school. It is also a valuable source of information for students and parents who are joining Heanor Gate Spencer Academy as in-year admissions.

Important Dates

Date event
Monday 9 May Paperwork packs sent out:

Wednesday 6 July – Friday 8 July Transition Days & Sports Day

Thursday 7 July Meet the Tutor Parents’ Evening
Friday 2 September Year 7’s First Day at HGSA


Useful Documents

Details about safeguarding, SEND, Pupil Premium and other important information is available within the ‘Curriculum’ section of our website.

Please keep checking this page for updates and follow us on Facebook, Instagram and/or Twitter – @HeanorGateSA.

We strive to ensure that all students are happy at Heanor Gate Spencer Academy and a successful transition into Year 7 is a key part of this. If you have any questions about your child’s transition into Year 7, please email and we will be happy to help.