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New Intake

We are looking forward to your child joining our Year 7 in September. We are aware that this is an exciting and sometimes anxious time for the pupils. We work hard to ensure that all pupils transfer successfully to us from their primary schools.

A number of activities have been organised to help our incoming Year 7 pupils and their parents meet the staff and become familiar with the routines of Cambourne Village College before September. These are summarised on the table below. All events take place at the College unless otherwise indicated.


1)      Registration Pack Information Letter

2)      Information Booklet

3)      School Uniform Policy Update

4)      Yr6 Transition iPad Scheme

5)      FSM Information for parents


W/C 1st April 2019

Transitional Letters sent out via Primary schools

W/C 29th April 2019

Registration Documents and Information packs to be sent home. 

UPDATE: Registration documents sent out on Thursday 2nd May via email. Please complete the three forms by Friday 31st May 2019

Weeks of 3rd and 10th June

Cambourne Village College staff visit catchment primary schools: class teacher liaison; meet pupils and give out information booklets.

Throughout June

Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator visits primary schools; some pupils make additional visits to Cam VC.

From Monday 3rd June

Maths and English Department staff from Cam VC visit catchment primary schools for transition learning activities.

Monday 1st July - 7.30pm

Parents' New Intake Information Meeting.
Parents only.

Thursday 4th July

8.30am - 2.50pm

New Intake Days - All Year 6 Pupils.

  • Pupils spend day at CamVC in tutor groups, taking part in a range of different lessons
  • Primary school uniform to be worn
  • Bring pencil case
  • Lunch is provided from our School Canteen

Friday 5th July

8.30am - 2.50pm

New Intake Day 2 – All Year 6 Pupils.

  • Pupils spend day at CamVC in tutor groups , taking part in a range of different activities
  • PE kit and trainers to be worn
  • Pupils will need to bring a packed lunch

Tuesday 3rd September

 Cambourne Village College opens for Year 7 pupils only.