Our term dates are published on this page – please also consult with the calendar page to ensure that you are aware of upcoming INSET days that may not be signposted in the documents here.

School day

Start of the Day The school day starts at 8.55am. Gates open at 8.40am. Children go straight into their classrooms and should aim to be in for 8.50am ready for the start of school at 8.55am.
Morning Playtime Children have a 15 minute playtime in the morning. Playtimes are split: Reception, Y1 and Y2; Y3 and Y4; Y5 and Y6.
Lunch Children in the Early Years and KS1 have lunch from 12.00pm until 1:.5pm. Children in the Juniors have lunch from 12.30pm until 1.30pm.
Afternoon Playtime Children in the Early Years and KS1 have an afternoon playtime from 2.30pm until 2.45pm.
End of the Day The school day ends at 3.15pm. Children in Reception and Year 1 are collected from their classroom. Adults are asked to wait outside and the class teacher will call the child/ren once s/he has seen the responsible adult waiting for him/her. Year 2 line up in the Infant playground under the arch and children wait with their class teacher until s/he has seen and acknowledged the responsible adult who is picking them up. Year 3, 4, 5 and 6 line up in specific places in the Junior playground where they can be picked up.

Term dates

Please see the table below or refer to Related Documents for 2018/19 term dates

Term Dates 

Term First Day for Children Half


Last School Day Inset


Autumn Term 2018 Weds 5th September Mon 22nd – Fri 26th October Fri 21st December


Mon 3rd & Tues 4th September
Spring Term 2019 Tues 8th January Mon 18th – Fri 22nd Feb Fri 5th April


Mon 7th January
Summer Term 2019 Tues 23rd April Mon 27th – Fri 31st May Friday 19th July


Mon 22nd & Tues 23rd July