Timings for the school day from 2nd November 2020

To maintain social distancing at the start and end of the school day the staggered start and end times have changed. These must be strictly adhered to at all times.

Students return to school as per the schedule below:

From Monday 2nd November all students are in school full time and must arrive in the time windows we have designated. This is to keep the bubbles apart as much as possible.


Year GroupArrival and straight to mentor room
9Students should be at the main gate by 9.40 a.m. to start their period 1 at 9.45 a.m..
10Students should be at the main gate by 9.10 a.m. to start period 1 at 9.15 a.m.
11As per letter sent to parents/carers
12/13As per letter sent to parents/carers


Students arrive at the specified times and move straight to their mentor rooms in their zones where their mentors will be waiting for them.

Staggered – 10.15 a.m.1
10.15 – 11.15 a.m.2
11.15 – 11.30 a.m.Breaktime
11.30 – 12.30 p.m.3
12.30 – 1.30 p.m.4
1.30 – 1.50 p.m.Lunch
1.50 - staggeredPeriod 5 (details below)


Year GroupTimeGate
92.50 p.m.Side
103.05 p.m. Front
11As per letters sent to parentsFront
12/13As per letters sent to parentsMain gate

We will return to our normal school hours set out below when it is considered safe to do so.

The timing of the school day is as follows:

Please note that students are late if they arrive after 8.45 a.m.

Students expected in school
8:40 am

Mentor time
8:45 am – 9:10 am

Period 1
9:10 am – 10:10 am

Period 2
10:10 am – 11:10 am

11:10 am – 11:30 am

Period 3
11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Period 4
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

1:30 pm – 2:05 pm

Period 5
2:05 pm – 3:05 pm

Period 6
3:15 pm – 4:15 pm (certain days as advised)

Students may stay to complete private study/prep until 4:30 pm each school day.

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