Pre-Prep Day

In the Pre-Prep, timings vary across year groups. An outline of a typical day can be found below.


7.30am Breakfast Club opens.
8.15am Children may arrive at school from 8.15am and are supervised in our playgrounds. 
8.30am Registration
8.45 - 9.00am Assembly in the Mansion – this is an opportunity to consider our Theme for the Term, read stories and hear about world events. We also celebrate each other’s successes and birthdays.
9.00am - 12.00pm Morning lessons usually focus on numeracy and literacy and a combination of teacher-led and child-initiated activities, both inside and outside the classroom.
10.15 - 10.25am Snack time – the children enjoy a variety of healthy snacks during the week
10.25 - 10.50am The children have a mid-morning break and enjoy a play outside.
12.00 - 1.35pm The children eat lunch in the Mansion and sit with their Form Teachers. We encourage good table manners and prompt children to try a range of foods. After lunch there is a further break before afternoon lessons.
12.45pm Home time for Pre-Prep 1 children attending the morning session only
1.35 - 3.15pm Afternoon lessons tend to be more creative or practical sessions including Art, Music, Science, Design Technology, Computing and PE.
3.15pm Home time for Pre-Prep 1 - 3
3.15pm After-School Club opens.
4.15pm Home time for Pre-Prep 4 children (Mondays and Tuesdays only).
5.00pm After-School Club closes.