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Opening Times

The School Day


The morning session begins at 8.55am.


Children can arrive at school from 8.45am. Reception  & Year 1 are supervised in Class 1. Year 2 are supervised in Class 2 and Key Stage Two children are supervised on the top playground. Responsibility cannot be accepted for children arriving at school before 8.45am, so please do not send children to school before this time.


There is a morning break from 10.45 - 11.00am.


Lunch is available from:

12.00 - 1.15pm                Reception, Years 1 & 2                       Key Stage One (Infants)

12.15 -1.15pm                 Years 3,4,5,&,6                                     Key Stage Two (Juniors)  


The Afternoon Sessions finish at :                                            3.15pm for Class 1

                                                                                                      3.20pm for Class 2 and 3



Excluding time allocated for Registration and a Daily Act of Worship, the time available for teaching is:


Key Stage 1                                                                                22 hours 30 minutes   

Key Stage 2                                                                                25 hours