Westward School

Timings of the School Day

 

Please note the current arrival and dismissal procedures in place due to COVID19.

 

All changes are noted in RED.

 

HAND SANITISING and SOCIAL DISTANCING RULES WILL CONTINUE ON ENTRY AND EXIT TO THE SCHOOL PREMISES.

 

GOOD HYGIENE PRACTICES TO BE KEPT UP DURING THE SCHOOL DAY.

 

Bubble

Arrival Time

Bubble

Dismissal Time

R/Yr 1 & 2

8:30am

(Middle Gate)

R/Y1



Year 2

3:10pm

(Middle Gate)


3:10pm

(Front Door)

Year 3 & 4

8:40am

(Middle Gate)

Year 3



Year 4

3:20pm

(Middle Gate)


3:20pm

(Front Door)

Year 5 & 6

8:50am

(Middle Gate)

Year 5





Year 6



3:30pm 

(Middle Gate)




3:30pm

(Front Door)

Breakfast Club

 

Three bubbles within the hall area.




7:30am onwards through the middle gate using the bell system.

A member of staff will open the gate and greet the children.

After School Care


Three bubbles within the hall area.


The children will be dismissed into the correct After School Care Bubble at their dismissal time.

Parents to ring the middle gate bell to collect their child/ren.

A member of staff will open the gate and ask you to sign your child out of the after school care facility.

 

BREAKFAST CLUB    7.30a.m.- 8.30a.m.

 

Middle Gate opens at 8.30a.m where pupils and parents will be greeted by Mrs Stevenson and/or a member of the senior management team.

 

Bell rings in the playground at 8.45a.m.

*  Children will be collected from the playground by their class teacher and escorted to their classroom for registration.

 

* Reception and Year 1 children go into the Early Years playground until the bell is rung at 8:45am.

* Year 2 children go into the playground within their bubble zone until the bell is rung at 8:45am.

* Year 3 & 4 children go into the playground within their bubble zone until the bell is rung at 8:50am.

* Year 5 & 6 children go into the playground within their bubble zone until the bell is rung at 9:00am.

 

Members of staff are on duty within each bubble.

 

If the weather is wet, pupils will go straight to their classroom on entry to the school.

RECEPTION

 

Morning Session: 8.30a.m. - 11:30am.

 

Lunch: 11:30am. - 12:30p.m. 

 

Afternoon Session: 12:30p.m. - 3.10p.m.

 

Every Thursday Reception will attend the Lower School Assembly at 9.00am-9.30am

 

Virtual Assembly led by Mrs Stevenson on a Friday 9:00am - 9:30am

 

LOWER SCHOOL (Years 1 & 2)  

 

Morning Session: 8.30a.m. - 3.10p.m.

 

(There is a 20 minute break during the morning session)

 

Lunch: 11.30a.m. - 12.30p.m.

 

Afternoon Session: 12.30p.m. - 3.10p.m.

 

(There is a 15 minute break during the afternoon session on certain days)

 

Virtual Assembly led by Ms Drislane on a Monday 9:00am - 9:30am

Picture News Assembly on a Wednesday 9:00am - 9:30am

Every Thursday is a Lower School assembly 9.00am - 9.30am

Virtual Assembly led by Mrs Stevenson on a Friday 9:00am - 9:30am

 

UPPER SCHOOL (Years 3 & 4)      

 

Morning Session: 8.40a.m. - 12.30p.m.

 

(There is a 20 minute break during the morning session)

 

Lunch: 12.30p.m. - 1.30p.m.

 

Afternoon Session: 1.30p.m. - 3.20p.m.

 

Virtual Assembly led by Ms Drislane on a Monday 9:00am - 9:30am

Picture News Assembly on a Wednesday 9:00am - 9:30am

Virtual Assembly led by Mrs Stevenson on a Friday 9:00am - 9:30am

 

UPPER SCHOOL (Years 5 & 6)      

 

Morning Session: 8.50a.m. - 12.30p.m.

 

(There is a 20 minute break during the morning session)

 

Lunch: 12.30p.m. - 1.30p.m.

 

Afternoon Session: 1.30p.m. - 3.30p.m.

 

Virtual Assembly led by Ms Drislane on a Monday 9:00am - 9:30am

Picture News Assembly on a Wednesday 9:00am  - 9:30am

Virtual Assembly led by Mrs Stevenson on a Friday 9:00am - 9:30am

 

AFTER SCHOOL CARE FOR ALL YEAR GROUPS

 

  3.10p.m. - 6.00p.m in the School Hall

 

Refer to Extended Day Services, Breakfast and After School Care for further details.

 

Extra Curricular Clubs

 

3:30pm - 4:30pm 

 

Refer to the current list of Extra Curricular Clubs on offer at Westward.