Our School Day
The school gates open at 8.45am and are locked again at 8.55am
School begins at 8.55am and finishes at 3.30pm. We are committed to developing punctuality as an essential life skill. If children arrive after 9:10 am they will be marked in the register as unauthorised absence.
Reception and KS1: 10.30 – 10.45 am
KS2: 10.45 – 11.00 am
Reception and KS1: 12.00 – 12.45pm
KS2: 12.45 – 1.30pm
Children in KS1 also have a 10 minute afternoon break
Holidays during Term Time
New Government regulations came into force in September 2013. Schools are unable to authorise any holidays taken during term time. If there are ‘exceptional circumstances’ the Governors and Head will agree the number of days leave but a meeting must take place and it must be ‘exceptional circumstances’. Term time holidays will be unauthorised and may include penalty notices of £60 per child (£60 if paid within 21 days and £120 if paid within 28 days).