The School Day

Early Years School Day

Throughout the day the girls take part in a variety of whole class, group and individual activities incorporating the indoor and outdoor environment. Below is an example of a typical day:

  • Welcome from 8.00am
  • Registration at 8.45am
  • Assembly (twice a week)
  • Whole class, group and individual activities
  • Snack time
  • Whole class, group and individual activities
  • Lunch and outdoor play
  • Morning girls depart at 11.45am or 12.30 if they are staying for lunch
  • Whole class, group and individual activities
  • Story
  • Home time at 3.15pm

Once a week, the whole of Early Years have Outdoor Learning sessions and everyone wears home clothes suitable for the weather conditions and time of year.

Wrap Around Care

We offer additional support and care outside of our normal day sessions.  The standard day is 8.45am to 3.15pm.  We offer wrap around care from 8.00am until 4.15pm and from 3 years upwards they can stay until 5.45pm.

The wrap around care is age appropriate with play in the sensory garden, stories in the willow dome classroom, dressing up and imaginative play.  Drinks and snacks are provided.


Preparatory School Day

Alongside their academic studies, girls are encouraged to develop interests through our extensive range of co-curricular enrichment activities. Below is an example of a typical day:

8.00 – 8.40am

Early supervision

8.00 – 8.40am

Ballet classes for Key Stage 2 (Mon and Tue)


Morning registration

10.20 – 10.40am

Morning break

12.10 – 1.10pm

Lunch and lunch activities / clubs


Afternoon registration

2.20 – 2.35pm

Reception and Key Stage 1 afternoon break

3.15pm Early Years school day finishes
3.20pm Year 1 school day finishes


Year 2 school day finishes


Years 3-6 school day finishes

3.45 – 4.45pm

Activity clubs, homework study and infant care (session 1)


Coach collection

4.45 – 5.45pm

Homework study and infant care (session 2)


Preparatory School closed