The School Day

From 8am: Early drop off in the Library

8.30 - 8.45: Arrive at school - Year 3 start at 8.30am (Monday to Thursday)


Morning sessions end 12.00 noon or 1pm. Afternoon sessions run 1.00pm to 3.30pm. 

Reception Class finishes at 12.00 noon on Wednesdays in the Autumn and Spring terms and the children stay for five whole days in the Summer term.

Reception to Year 3

7.30-8.30am Early Birds care (breakfast available)
08.45am First Morning Session (8.30 Monday to Thursday – Year 3)
10.00am Outdoor play (Nursery and Reception)
10.30am Snack
10.35am Outdoor play (Years 1, 2 and 3)
11.00am Second Morning Session
12.00 noon Lunch
12.30pm Lessons such as French, Reading, Choir
1.00pm Orchard Play Time (Wednesdays 12.30pm)
1.30pm Afternoon Session
3.30pm School day ends
3.30-4.30pm After school Activities and Swallow Club


Swallow Club (including supper)



There are three School assemblies per week. These may be taken by a member of staff or a visiting speaker or by the children, usually in the form of a Class assembly. Parents are invited to at least two class assemblies during the year.