Here is the usual pattern for the school day. Timings during the day sometimes vary because of special events. Teaching Time: 21 hours at Key Stage 1 and 23.5 hours at Key Stage 2.
8.45am. Gates open to children. Please do not arrive at school before this time. As a Healthy School, we encourage children to walk or cycle (children need a Cycle Permit to cycle to school - please ask at the school office). If you come by car, please park in the British Legion Car Park, on Low Road. Please do not bring cars into Church Street, or park in such a way as to cause an obstruction, or danger to pedestrians or other road users. Parents'/Carers' cars are not permitted on school premises, unless there are exceptional circumstances (please ask at the school office for more information).
8.55am.The school day begins for all children. Children should be in the playground by this time, ready to line up and come into school with their class. If you are delayed, and the side gate is closed when you arrive, please accompany your child to the main entrance. If you know that you are going to be late, please let us know, if possible.
10.10am Assembly, for all children.
10.30-10.45am Morning Play for all children.
12.00 (KS1) 12.10 (KS2) -1.15pm Lunchtime. Children have either a hot school meal, or packed lunch. Parents may take children home for lunch if they wish
2.20-2.30pm Afternoon play for Key Stage 1 children.
3.15pm School ends for all children. Key Stage 1 children are brought to the school gate by staff. If you need to change your collection arrangements, or know that you will be unavoidably delayed, please contact the office as soon as you can.
3.15 - 4.30pm After school clubs. A list is sent home each term for you to enrol your child in a range of extracurricular clubs, including sports, crafts, and music. Please make sure you check the finishing time of your child's clubs, as these vary.