We operate a free breakfast club beginning at 8.25am each morning. Children are provided with a nutritious breakfast and a calm environment, ready for a smooth transition to the beginning of the school day. Children attending Breakfast Club must enter school through the main School Office Entrance.
Opening and closing times
The school gates open at 8.45am, and pupils are invited to come straight into school to settle themselves for the day. Registration is from 8.55-9.00am.
The end of the school day is at 3.20pm.
Infant children have playtime in the morning from 10.20-10.35am. Junior children have their morning break from 10.45-11.00am. In the afternoon, Infant children have playtime from 2.05-2.20pm. Junior children have 'brain break' times as needed in the afternoons.
There is an act of collective worship each morning from 9.00-9.20am. This is led by staff, clergy from St Paul's Church, or other visitors. On Fridays parents are invited to the school's Celebration Worship time at 9.00am. The children participate in a daily 'Worship Broadcast' which is led by children. This takes place daily at 1.10pm except for Friday when is is broadcast during Celebration Worship.
Lunchtime at St Paul's are happy and calm. There are games and activities on the school playground every day.
12:00 - 12:25 Key Stage 1 lunch
12:20 - 12:45 Year 3 and 4 lunch
12:30 - 12:55 Year 5 and 6 lunch
The School Day
Foundation Stage / Key Stage 1 (Years 1-2)
8.45am Gates open
9.00 – 9.20am Worship
9.20 – 10.20am Lessons
10.20 – 10.35 am Playtime
10.35 – 11.00 am Phonics
11.00 - 12 noon Lessons
12.00 – 1.00 pm Lunch Time
1.00 - 2.15pm Registration/Broadcast/Lessons
2.05 – 2.20pm Playtime
2.30 – 3.20pm Lessons
Key Stage 2 (Years 3-6)
8.45am Gates open
9.00 – 9.20 am Worship
9.20 – 10.45 am Lessons
10.45 – 11.00 am Playtime
11.00 - 12.10 noon Lessons
12.10 – 1.05pm Lunchtime
1.05pm – 3.20pm Broadcast/Lessons