The School Day and Term Dates

The School Day 

The school gates are opened at 8:35am and are closed at 8:55am. 

The school operates a 'soft start' at the beginning of day. Children are able to come into school at 8:40am. 

All children must be in class by 8:55am when registration closes. 

At the end of the day, all pupils in Lower School (Reception, Year 1, Year 2 and Year 3) are dismissed at 3:25pm. 

All pupils in Upper School (Year 4, Year 5 and Year 6) are dismissed at 3:30pm. 


Total hours in school are:

Year R - 3: 32 hours and 30 minutes

Year 4 - 6: 32 hours and 55 minutes


Term Dates 2023/2024 
Advent (Autumn) Term 2023
INSET DAY Monday 4th September 2023
INSET DAY Tuesday 5th September 2023
Term Starts Wednesday 6th September 2023
Term Ends Friday 20th October 2023
Half Term Monday 23rd October to Friday 27th October 2023
INSET DAY Monday 30th October 2023
Term Starts Tuesday 31st October 2023
Term Ends Nursery - Thursday 14th December 2023
Term Ends Reception to Year 6 - Friday 15th December 2023 (School finishes at 12:15pm)
Lenten (Spring) Term 2024 
Wednesday 3rd January 2024
Lenten Term begins
Thursday 4th January 2024
Term Ends Friday 9th February 2024
Half Term Monday 12th February to Friday 16th February 2024
Term Starts Monday 19th February 2024
Term Ends Nursery - Wednesday 27th March 2024
Term Ends Reception to Year 6 - Thursday 28th March 2024 (School finishes at 12:15pm)
Easter Holidays Friday 29th March to Friday 12th April 2024
EASTER Good Friday - 29th March; Easter Monday - 1st April 2024
Pentecost (Summer) Term 2024
Term Starts Monday 15th April 2024
Term Ends Friday 24th May 2024
Half Term Monday 27th May to Friday 31st May 2024
INSET DAY Monday 3rd June 2024
Term Starts Tuesday 4th June 2024
Term Ends Nursery - Wednesday 24th July 2024
Term Ends Reception to Year 6 - Thursday 25th July 2024 (School finishes at 12:15pm)
 Please see below draft provisional term dates for 2024/2025 (subject to change)