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St Bartholomew’s

Church of England (Aided) Primary School

Timing of school day


We teach approximately 24 hours per week, including religious education and physical education but excluding the statutory daily act of collective worship, registration, morning breaks and lunchtimes. The school gates open at 08.30 each day and close at 08.45 when teachers collect classes from the playground for morning registration.

Early Years Foundation Stage (Reception class)

The morning session is 08.55 - 12.00, the afternoon session is 13.15 - 15.00.

Key Stage 1 (Years 1 and 2)

The morning session is 08.55 (gates open at 08.30) - 12.00, the afternoon session is 13.15 - 15.15.

Key Stage 2 (Years 3, 4, 5 and 6)

The morning session is 08.55 (gates open at 08.30) - 12.15, the afternoon session is 13.15 - 15.15.

Please ensure you always park legally and safely at these busy times of day.  Parking on the school site is reserved for staff and is prohibited for parents.