The Reception School Day

0840 – Start of Reception day.

  • Phonics
  • Communication and Language
  • Literacy
  • Free flow learning environment

1000 – 1030 – Rolling snack. Promoting the children’s independence by allowing children to self-regulate their own snack and fluid intake.

  • Mathematics
  • Free flow learning environment
  • Getting ready for lunch

1130 – Lunchtime

1240 – Afternoon session

  • Assemblies
  • Knowledge and Understanding of the World
  • Topic – half termly focus
  • Rolling Snack
  • Expressive Art and Design
  • Individual reading
  • Tidy up time
  • Story goodbye

1530 – Home/Afterschool Activity

This timetable is given as a general guide and variances of this will take place throughout the week. We follow the EYFS curriculum and with this in mind, we will tailor our provision to suit the individual needs and development stage of the children in our sessions. In addition to our regular activities we also have lessons in German, Music, Physical Education and Swimming delivered by expert teachers.

Assemblies take place on:

Monday – Prep School Assembly

Tuesday – Hymn Practice

Wednesday – Class Assemblies for Parents (listed in the calendar)

Friday – Star Assembly

Breakfast Club

Please ensure pupils are registered for Breakfast Club at least 24 hours prior to requirement via Pupil Services and that they are brought to the reception desk, no earlier than 07:45, where they will be signed in to school.

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