Guide to starting secondary school

Starting secondary school can be a nerve-wracking experience for you and your child, so we've collated our top tips to get your child flying. Take a look at our advice on choosing and applying for a school, what to expect in the first year, settling in to secondary school and essential books to prepare for their new classes.

Is your child starting primary school? Take a look at our Guide to starting primary school.

You can download our printable parent's guide to Starting Secondary School here: