Transition arrangements for Year 6 students

Welcome to City Academy Norwich, we are looking forward to meeting all of our new Year 7 students and their families and working with you all from September.

Transition was completed virtually last year due to the exceptional circumstances that the whole country finds itself in.Β  We have kept the resources online below so you can see examples of the type of activities students were asked to complete.

This page is where we will post updates to you about the next transition process and what that will look like. If you have any questions at this stage, you can email:

Year 7 Progress leader is Mrs M Turnbull – email:

Click here to find out more about Mrs Turnbull


Biometric letter

Year 6 Live Stream on Facebook which will give you information about our school: click here to view (starts at 6.58)

A virtual tour of the school – see video below

Current Year 7 students answering your questions – see video below

Transition work for new students

Transition Task 1

Being a member of an Academy House is an important part of the CAN community. In preparation for you joining in September please can you download this short questionnaire, and complete for Mr Taylor so he can put you in the ‘sorting hat’ to determine your House. House Sorting Hat form Β Please bring with you on your first day in September.

Transition Task 2

Please see Miss Mason’s video about task 2 which is a creativity challenge, find the PowerPoint for this task here: Lockdown Doodle

Transition Task 3

You will receive your log in details for this exciting literacy tool by post. Kindly watch the clip at the bottom of the page, follow the instructions and log on. Further details will be included in the letter that you receive.