School Day

School doors open at 8.45am every morning and will be closed at 8.55am.  If you arrive at the school after 8.55am please come to the main reception.

The pattern of our school day is as follows:

St Cuthbert's Fountains Earth
  • 7.45 Breakfast Club opens
  • 8.45 School doors open
  • 8.55 Start of the school day
  • 10.30 - 10.45 Morning break
  • 12 - 1pm Lunch
  • 1.00pm Lessons restart
  • 2.30 - 2.45 Afternoon break
  • 3.30 End of the school day
  • 7.45 Breakfast Club opens
  • 8.45 Playground supervision
  • 8.55 Start of the school day
  • 10.30 - 10.45 Morning break
  • 12 - 1pm Lunch
  • 1.00pm Lessons restart
  • Afternoon break - flexible timing
  • 3.30 End of the school day

Please note:

At St Cuthberts:   

  • EYFS children enter and leave the school by the Early Years entrance situated at the top of the hill.
  • KS1 children enter and leave the school by the side entrance at the top of the hill.
  • Year 3, 4, 5 and 6 children enter and leave school by the side entrance near the main school hall.

Breakfast club is available at both schools from 7.45am and the St Cuthbert's After School Club from 3.30 to 5.30pm. For an up to date list of school clubs and charges please visit the Extended Schools section of this site for more information.