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The School Day

The school operates a nine period day for pupils in Reception to Year 6. Home times in Reception to Year 2 are staggered with a slightly later finishing time in Years 3 to 6.

Reception to Year 2

8.45 - 8.55 am Registration
8.55 - 9.30 am Lessons
9.30 - 10.00 am Lessons
10.00 - 10.30 am Lessons
10.30 - 10.50 am Break
11.00 - 11.30 am Lessons
11.30 - 12.00 Noon Lessons
12.00 - 1.20 pm Lunch
1.20 - 1.30 pm Quiet Reading
1.30 - 2.00 pm Lessons
2.00 - 2.30 pm Lessons
2.30 - 3.20 pm Lessons
3.20 pm End of School Day - Reception
3.25 pm End of School Day - Year 1
3.30 pm End of School Day - Year 2

Years 3 to 6

8.45 - 8.55 am Registration
8.55 - 9.25 am Period 1
9.30 - 10.00 am Period 2
10.00 - 10.30 am Period 3
10.30 - 10.50 am Break
10.55 - 11.30 am Period 4
11.30 - 12 Noon Period 5
12 Noon - 12.30 pm Period 6
12.30 - 1.50 pm Lunch
1.50 - 2.00 pm Registration
2.00 - 2.35 pm Period 7
2.35 - 3.10 pm Period 8
3.10 - 3.45 pm Period 9
3.50 pm End of School Day

Key Facts

  • Before School Care is available in Mulberry House Hall from 8.00 am for pupils in Reception to Year 2
  • The St. John's House playground is supervised for pupils in Years 3 to 6 from 8.00 am
  • Year 6 pupils are allowed to visit 'Peppers' - the dinning room/cafe at WGHS Senior School before school
  • After School Care is available in Mulberry House Hall until 6.00 pm for pupils in Reception to Year 6
  • The majority of clubs and activities take place during the school day
  • The school buses arrive/depart from Wentworth Street - arriving c. 8.30 am and departing at 4.15 pm