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Times for the school day - we have now returned to most children using the same entrance and using the same timings at the start and the end of the school day.
Nursery children start the school day at 8:35am and end at 3pm. They use the Elm Grove entrance.
Reception children start the school day at 8:35am and end at 3:05pm. They use the Grange Road entrance.
Children in Years 1-6 use the Gillbrook Road entrance. The gates open at 8:35am. Children can arrive at any time between 8:35 and 8:45am. They go straight through into their class ready to learn. The bell goes at 8:45am and children should be on the school premises by then. The gates close at 8:45am. The class register is taken at 8:45am.
At the end of the school day, the gates on Gillbrook Road will be opened at 3.00pm for parental access. Children in Years 1 and 2 will be dismissed at 3:05pm when staff bring each class to the large playground for collection. Children in Years 3 to 6 will be dismissed at 3:10pm when staff bring each class to the large playground for collection. Children in Years 4, 5 and 6 may walk to and from school independently if we have written consent from parents. The gates will be closed at 3:20 pm.
A member of SLT will oversee the start and end of the school day at the Gillbrook Road entrance.