Sign up for Letterbox Club 2021

Registration is priced at £135 per child, including VAT.

Registration is now closed but some stock may still be available. Please contact the Letterbox Club team to find out more. Sign-up for 2022 will open in November.

If you are a local authority, school or nursery, and you have a query about registration please email

Every participating child receives six colourful parcels, usually between May and October - to support them through the transition from one school year to the next. The parcels contain books and resources, collectively valuing approximately £220. Across the six parcels, each child receives 12-14 fiction and non-fiction books, up to 10 fun maths games and around 40 items of stationery.

They are delivered to local authorities, schools and nurseries. Staff then distribute them to the children.

Local authorities and schools can use Pupil Premium Plus for children who are looked-after and Pupil Premium for other vulnerable children, to fund the programme.

Almost 11,000 children were signed up for Letterbox Club in 2020.

Letterbox Club parcelsThese are the available Letterbox Club parcel sets:

  • Letterbox Purple: designed for children aged 3-5 in the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Letterbox Orange: designed for children in Year 1, to follow them into Year 2 (age 5-7)
  • Letterbox Yellow: designed for children aged 7-9 who are not yet reading independently. Maths materials focus on counting up to ten
  • Letterbox Blue: designed for children in Year 3, to follow them into Year 4 (age 7-9)
  • Letterbox Red: designed for children in Year 5, to follow them into Year 6 (age 9-11)
  • Letterbox Green: designed for children in Year 7, to follow them into Year 8 (age 11-13)

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