The School Day for Children in Year 1 (5 – 6 year olds)
7.45 a.m. Care begins in the School Hall for those children who wish to take breakfast. A small charge is made for breakfast.
8.15 a.m. Before-school care is available on the rear playground for children arriving early for school (no charge).
Children in Year One should leave their coats and bags in the corridor cloak-room and then go straight onto the Playground. In wet weather children should go straight to the supervised classroom downstairs in the Year One building.
The Teaching Day
8:50 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. Lesson 1
10.05 a.m. Assembly
10:25 a.m. Morning Break
10:45 a.m. Lesson 2
11.45 a.m. Lesson 3
12:15 p.m. Lunch followed by Break
1:15 p.m. Lesson 4
2:15 p.m. Afternoon Break
2.30 p.m. Lesson 5
3:30 p.m. End of Day (children may be collected)
At the end of the day children not involved in clubs or aftercare will be taken to the playground by their form teacher or a substitute. In wet weather children should be collected from the Red Door at the entrance to the Year 1 class-rooms.
After-school activities run by members of KHPS staff take place between 3.30 and 4.30 p.m. A few activities are run by peripatetic staff, such as Karate; these start at 4.00 p.m. and end at 5.00 p.m. In these cases children will be taken to After-care (free of charge) and then taken to the activity at 4.00 p.m. Parents will be expected to collect their children at the end of these activities at either 4.30 or 5.00 p.m. Children not collected at the end of activities will be taken to after-care.
Children still in school at 3.40 p.m., whose parents have not applied for them to join an after school activity, will be taken to after-care by their class teachers. After-care is available each week day during term time until 6.00 p.m. in the Nursery Building. A daily charge is made for after-care. Parents should book this in advance but the School will look after children whose parents are unable to collect on time and have not pre-booked.