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St James' CE

Junior School

Care, Share & Respect

The School Day

School Day 


All children are to enter school using the Children's Entrance on Adelaide Street.


We have the facility of a Breakfast and After School Club (Please head to 'School Clubs' for more details) we also allow a 'drop off' facility where children can come on to the playground from 8:30am but please be aware this will be unsupervised until 8:35am.


Children can arrive at school from 8:35am ready to head to their class for school starting at 8:45am.


Organisation of the School Day

8:45amSchool Starts
10:20am - 10:35amPlaytime - Lower School
10:40am - 10:55amPlaytime - Upper School
12:00pm - 12:40pmLunchtime - Lower School
12:20pm - 1:00pmLunchtime - Upper School
3:15pmSchool Finishes

Total hours provided in a typical week - 32.5 hours


At 3:10pm we will open the gate on Adelaide Street where parent/carers can come on to the playground and wait to collect their child. 


During the week we also have whole school and separate upper and lower school Collective Worship and Praise Worship assemblies.


Morning sessions - English / Maths

Afternoon sessions - Science, RE and Foundation Subjects