MillfieldFirst & Nursery School

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School Website Link

School Prospectus

School Handbook

Prospective Parent/Carer Presentation See below

General  induction information


Skills for starting Millfield

Staff photographs and messages


HCC Starting School Booklet 

See below

Uniform List

School Academic Term Dates

School Diary Dates

Attendance Information

School Meals

Wrap Around Care Information

Handwriting/Letter Formation Sheet (solid)

Tapestry Learning Journal Information and parental guidance

See below

Schoolgateway link is located at the top of the homepage to make online payments to school

Arbor (Management Information System) Information

Governor Information

PTA Information

School Development Plan

Rib Valley Schools Information

See below

Ofsted Report

Home-Learning Policy

Behaviour and Anti-Bullying Policy

Correspondence & Communication Policy

Guide to the Use of Images

Privacy Notice/GDPR


Click the link below to view presentation slides for prospective parents/carers:

Please see the Outdoor Learning section on the school website to view our wonderful school grounds at Millfield, as well as the exciting learning opportunities all Millfield children experience: 


Normal induction events for the induction of Nursery and Reception children:

Before Nursery/Reception applications: Presentation and tour of MillfieldThese are carried out by the Headteacher, Deputy Headteacher and the EYFS Team Leader in the Autumn and early Spring terms
Once notified of your child's school place at Millfield: Induction meetingThese are also carried out by the Headteacher and Deputy Headteacher, as well as the EYFS Team Leader and teaching team
Individual home visits for Nursery/Reception children. (Please note these home visits are for children new to Millfield and take place at the beginning of the Autumn term)These are carried out by the Teacher and Early Years Practitioners
Visits for Nursery/Reception children starting Millfield. This includes opportunities for parents/carers to attend with their child e.g. stay and play sessionsOrganised and shared by Class Teachers
Meet the Teacher sessions in early Autumn - for Year 1 to Year 4 children and their parents/carersOrganised and shared by Class Teachers



Tapestry is a secure online Learning Journal to record photos, observations and comments, in line with the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum, to build a record of your child’s experiences during their time with us.


Tapestry is a website which can be accessed on a computer or laptop, and also on any Apple or Android device, such as a tablet or smart phone.


Parents/Carers are also able to upload their own photographs and videos, as well as comment on observations added from school. Please do take advantage of this feature as the children enjoy sharing their home experiences with their peers. 

Tapestry workshop held for EYFS parents/carers:

Click the link below to view information from the Tapestry website.

Three Tier School System

Millfield is a First School within Rib Valley Schools. We are part of a three tier school system. See leaflet below for more information.

Please view the Hertfordshire County Council Starting School Leaflet below.

The School Nursing Service

Please view the link below to find out more about the professional roles within the School Nursing Service, as well as how to contact them. This is a service that is offered to children and their families from Reception and continues throughout their education.