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St Stephen's C of E Junior School

'Learning to change the World' 'Act justly, love mercy and walk humbly with your God' - Micah 6:8
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The School Day

The timings for our school day are as follows:

8.20am: School gates open. 

8.30am: Children go into class and school day begins. 

8.30am - 8.45am: Arithmetic practice and silent reading

8:45am - 9.05am: Gap fill time/reading/mental maths. Interventions also take place during this time.

9.05am - 10.05am: Writing including 10 minutes of daily handwriting.  Writing will have a skills focus or will be cross curricular e.g writing about an RE or history focus or recording a science experiment.

10.05am - 10.25am: Collective Worship

10:25am - 10:40am Playtime

10.40am -11.30am: Maths

11.30am - 12.15pm: Guided Reading

12.15pm - 1.15pm: Lunch time

1.15pm - 1.30pm Silent reading/Reading 1:1 

1.30pm - 2:50pm: Cross curricular learning including PE and Computing. A range of interventions also take place e.g. Speech and Language, additional support for children whose first language is not English. 

2:50pm- 3.00pm: Class Book

3.00pm: End of the school day. Extra curricular activities (clubs).