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A Typical Prep School Day

8.00am - 8.30am

Pupils start arriving in school.

8.30am - 8.45am

Registration in form groups, pupils will be asked at morning registration whether they are leaving at 4.10pm or whether they are staying late for prep or activities and tea.

8.45am - 9.00am

Assembly. Sometimes this is led by the Headmaster, or by a teacher, or by a visitor - or by ourselves as a Form Assembly.

9.00am - 9.45am

Lesson 1.

9.50am - 10.40am

Lesson 2.

10.40am - 11.00am

Break time - a drink and fruit are available in the school dining room.

11.00am - 11.50am

Lesson 3 . On Mondays and Fridays, this is games for Forms 5 and 6.

11.55am - 12.45am

Lesson 4. On Tuesday and Thursdays, games for Forms 3 and 4.

12.45am - 1.30pm

Lunch Break. We have a cafeteria service and there is a wide choice. Children are encouraged to choose a balanced meal and to finish it.

1.30pm - 2.15pm

Lesson 5.

2.20pm - 3.05pm

Lesson 6.

3.05pm - 3.25pm

Afternoon Break - a drink and fruit are available in the school dining room.

3.25pm - 4.10pm

Lesson 7.

4.10pm - 4.15pm

Pupils not staying for prep or an activity can be picked up at the end of the school drive. A member of staff will be in attendance and any pupils not picked up after 10 minutes will be brought back into the School to await collection. A drink and fruit are available in the school dining room for those children staying at school.

4.15pm - 5.15pm

Activities. Supervised prep for those opting to stay. Children in Form 3 who are staying late, and not attending an activity, will go to the Pre-prep department for after school care. This finishes at 5.15pm when remaining children are brought back to the school dining room to be supervised until parents arrive.

5.25pm - 5.45pm

Tea in the dining room for any pupils staying on for activities, or pupils who are being picked up at 5.45pm.
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