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Durham School

Day & Boarding School (Age 3-18)

Founded 1414


A Typical Day

8.30am - 8.45am

Registration & House Meetings

8.45am - 9.25am

Period 1, Tutorials, Assembly or Chapel

9.30am - 10.15am

Period 2.

10.20am - 11.05am

Period 3.

11.05am - 11.25am

Break.

11.30am - 12.15am

Period 4.

12.20am - 1.05pm

Period 5.

1.05pm - 2.20pm

Lunch & Activities.

2.20pm - 3.00pm

Period 6.

3.05pm - 3.45pm

Period 7.

3.50pm - 4.30pm

Period 8.

4.30pm - 4.55pm

Break or Chapel (Friday 16.50 - 17.15).

5.00pm - 6.00pm

Prep 1 or Activities (Mon to Thurs). Friday - free time.

6.00pm - 6.45pm

Tea.

6.45pm - 7.45pm

Prep 2.

8.00pm - 8.15pm

Roll call and Supper.

8.15pm - 9.15pm

Boarders free time.

9.30pm - 9.45pm

Years 7 & 8 bedtime (Mon to Thurs). Friday bedtime 21.45

9.45pm - 9.00pm

Year 9 & 10 bedtime (Mon to Thurs). Friday bedtime 22.00

10.00pm - 10.30pm

Year 11 bedtime (Mon to Thurs). Friday bedtime 22.30

10.30pm - 0.00am

Sixth Form bedtime.

"Congratulations on a superb evening at The Sage Gateshead. I have been involved in several House Music competitions but have never seen such a high standard as was achieved by your pupils. I also thought that the support your boys and girls gave each other was terrific."
Peter Craggs, Newcastle Prep School