The School Day

School starts at 9 am and finishes at 3:30 pm, which means compulsory school runs for 6.5 hours per day, or 32.5 hours per week. We do however also offer breakfast club from 7:45 am each morning and after school club until 5:30pm each day.

What happens each day at St Michael’s...

8:50 am - Children are welcome to start arriving from now and there is someone to supervise them outside on both playgrounds.

9:00 am - The bell rings and children line up to go inside to register and start the day.

9:05 am - Collective Worship (You might know this as assembly)

9:25 am - Session 1: Phonics, Literacy or Maths lessons in all classes

10:30 am - Break time


10:45 am - Session 2: Phonics, Literacy or Maths lessons in all classes

11:45am - Whole class story


12:00 pm - Lunch time


1:00 pm - Reading time then afternoon lessons

2:15 pm - Afternoon break (this break time sometimes changes depending on what is happening during the afternoon sessions).

2:30 pm - Afternoon lessons

3:30 pm - Home time