St. Mark's R.C. Primary School

We believe that all people matter

Our School Day

   

Time for Teaching

We are obliged to publish the amount of time spent in actual teaching - apart from registration / administration / assemblies / prayers etc. 

  • The Nursery and Reception class are taught for 22 hours and 30 minutes, starting at 8.55am and finishing at 3.20pm (NUR) and 3.25pm (REC) 
  • Key Stage 1 are taught for 22 hours and 55 minutes a week, starting at 8.55am and finishing at 3.30pm.
  • Key Stage 2 children are taught for 25 hours and 25 minutes, starting at 8.55am and finishing at 3.30pm.
  • Breaks - 10.30 am and 2.00 pm
  • Key Stage 1 Lunch time: 12.00-12.30pm in the hall, 12.30-1.30pm outdoor play
  • Key Stage 2 Lunch time: 12.30-1.00pm in the hall, 13.00-1.30pm outdoor play

It is vitally important that teaching time is not lost through late arrivals disturbing  teaching.  That is why we ask children to arrive promptly between 8.40 - 8:55am and collected at 3.30pm.  

 

Assemblies

  • Monday - Prayers
  • FridayWhole School Assembly