This is the timetable for children in Key Stages 1 and 2. In the Early Years Foundation Stage, the times of the beginnings and ends of sessions are the same, but lessons are much more flexible.
8.40: Doors open. Children go to their classrooms, put their things away and settle down for the register.
9.00: Phonics or spelling
10.35: Break time
10.50: Snack and story in the classroom. Children enjoy a healthy snack while the teacher reads to them.
12.00: Lunch begins for children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2. A choice of hot meals, cooked on the premises, is offered, or children can bring a packed lunch. After they have finished eating, the children play outside.
12.10: Lunch time begins for children in Years 3 to 6. Children have 20 minutes of play time without the younger ones, then come in to eat. They sit on tables with children in different year groups, to foster a family atmosphere. Older children help the younger ones. When the children have finished eating, they go outside again to play.
1.00: Afternoon lessons begin for children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2.
1.10: Afternoon lessons begin for children in Years 3 to 6. Depending on the timetable, there will be one, two or three lessons in the afternoon. At some points during the year the children will go swimming or to Forest School.
3.15: Home time. Parents gather on the playground to meet their children. Teachers wait until they see the parent before allowing the child to leave. See you tomorrow!
On Fridays, assembly is in the afternoon (2.50pm) in order to celebrate the children's achievements that week.