School Day

Times of the School Day

9.00 a.m. – 12 noon Playgroup and Nursery Classes

Morning Session:

8.55 a.m. – 12.30p.m. Reception to Year 6

Afternoon Session:

1.30 p.m. – 3.30 p.m. Reception to Year 6 (2.30 p.m. on Friday)

All children should be in the school yard by 8.50 a.m. Please do not send your child to school too early, as teachers are unable to supervise because preparations for the day take place before 8.45 a.m.

All pupils finish at the earlier times in brackets on a Friday.

The bell rings 5 minutes before the start of the afternoon session for pupils to line up.  Pupils who have gone home for lunch should arrive in school at this time.

Teaching Time
The time spent on teaching, excluding breaks, lunch, collective worship and registration is at Key Stage 1, 22 hours and at Key Stage 2, 23 hours and 45 minutes

Dinner hour
The school must have a written note giving your permission for you to take responsibility for your child walking to and from school at lunchtime.  Supervision at dinnertime is provided for the children who stay at school for their meal.