Home Page

Absence and Attendance

The structure of the school day

The school day starts at 8.50pm with children lining up in their classes on the playground. Children will be taken by their teachers into school and registered by 9.00am. Children should not arrive on the school premises until staff are out on duty on the playground at 8.40pm.

There is a mid morning break but children work through the afternoon without a break.

Lunchtime begins for Year 3 and Year 4 at 11.30am and afternoon school begins at 12.30pm.

Lunchtime begins for Year 5 and Year 6 at 12.00pm and afternoon school begins at 1.00pm.

Collective Worship happens at 2.45pm every day.

School finishes at 3.15pm.


The school teaching time is 23.75 hours per week which is above the government recommendation for KS2.