Year 3

The School Day for Children in Year 3 (7 – 8 year olds)

7.45 a.m. Breakfast Care is available in the School Hall which is charged for. An extra charge applies if breakfast is taken.
8.00 a.m. Early morning supervision is available for children arriving early for school. Children stay on the school playground where a member of staff will be on duty. There is no charge for early morning supervision. In wet weather the children should go to the Sports Hall.

The Teaching Day

8:40 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
1:30 p.m. Lesson 4
2:30 p.m. Afternoon Break
2.45 p.m. Lesson 5
3:45 p.m. End of Day (children may be collected)

At the end of the school day, all children are taken to the main playground by their form teachers or a substitute. In wet weather Year 3 children should be collected from the School Hall and Year 2 from the red doors near their class-rooms.

Supervised care is available for children in Years 2 and 3 between 3.45 and 4.00 p.m. on the playground (free of charge). Between 4.00 and 6.00 p.m. there will be after-school care for children who have not signed up for a super-vised activity.

Between 4.00 and 5.00 p.m. there are after school activities and Homework Club. If children are to take part in these, parents should have applied for their children to join and children should not be taken earlier than the official end of the session, unless they are attending Homework Club. No charge is made for activities or after-care provided by King Henry VIII staff for children in Years 2 and 3 until 5.00 p.m. Other activities provided by external providers (for clubs such as Karate) are chargeable. The activities for which there will be charges are made clear in the clubs and activities information given at the start of each term.

Homework Club is held in the Dining Hall for Years 2 and 3. Parents are welcome to collect their child at any time between 4.00 and 5.00 p.m. They should go to the main door to the Dining Hall and sign their child out.

A further session of after–school care is available for children from 5.00 p.m. until 6.00 p.m. Parents are charged for this service.

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