Parents & Carers

The School Day

The school is open to students from 8am till 5pm.  This amounts to 40 hours in a typical week.

The school day starts with the first lesson at 8:50am, and ends at 3:40pm. Students are expected to line –up outside classrooms at 8.45am. Each lesson last 75 minutes. This amounts to 34.2 hours in a typical week.

8.50am Period 1
10.05am Tutor Time / Gathering
10.30am Break
10.50am Period 2
12.05pm Lunch
13.05pm  Period 3
14.20pm Period 4 (includes 5 minute changeover)
15.40pm End of School Day


At lunch time and from 3.45pm onwards each day, enrichment and extension activities take place. The school operates a Homework Extension Club on Monday to Thursday until 5.00pm for students wishing to use the Learning Resource Centre.

Excellent catering facilities are available. Students may purchase lunch on a cafeteria basis or they may bring packed lunches. All food is paid for using the finger scanning system linked to your chiild's ParentPay account.

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