Key dates in June 2021

Key events and national days aimed at education professionals in Waltham Forest. 

Wednesday 9 June

Evaluating your year's careers programme

This session will look at a 'typical' year in the life of careers programme and how to gauge its usefulness and plan ahead , with the help of others. We will look at:

  • what needs to be done to reflect on elements in your programme across a year
  • setting up an ongoing method for reviewing what has happened drawing on others to help with this process
  • creating a plan for the future 

7 to 11 June

Phonics Screening Check 2021

Phonics Screening Check 2021: Check week

7 to 25 June

Multiplication tables check 2021

State-funded schools should administer the check within the 3-week period from Monday 7 June 2021.

Thursday 10 June

School Organisation Admissions Board

The local authority has a statutory duty to ensure that there are sufficient places in their area for every child of school age whose parents want their child to attend school.

The School Organisation and Admissions Board (SOAB) is a discretionary board that provides support to the council in its statutory obligation to provide sufficient school places for all children within its geographical areas.

Saturday 12 June

Festival of creativity and recovery in the Early Years for Childminders

This one day digital Festival focusing on Creativity and Recovery in the Early Years will include keynote speakers to support Early Years Childminders in further understanding and developing children’s explorations, in line with implementing a Recovery Curriculum. Participants will find out more about how best to support children’s emotional well-being. There will be opportunities to learn and develop new knowledge, gain new ideas and ask questions!

Wednesday 16 June

School Census Summer 2021

 Academies/Free schools submit and approve return to Department for Education (DfE).

28 June - 2 July

London Careers Festival Programme

Explore careers events and resources in: 

  • STEM 
  • Tech
  • Print
  • Marketing
  • Law
  • Business 
  • and more! 

Tuesday 29 June

SBM meeting

The WF School Business Managers Network meets every six weeks and provides free guidance and training to school business professionals in maintained schools.

This meeting will be on Microsoft Teams and will start at 9.30am.