Radipole Primary School

Happy, kind and brave.

Together we learn, together we grow, together we soar.

School Day





Classroom doors will be opened at 8.40am, and children should not arrive at school before this time.


Children arriving after 9.00am will be recorded as late and after 9.10am as an unauthorised absence.




Both key stages have a morning break of 15 minutes.




At the end of the school day, children in reception and years 1, 2 and 3 need to be collected from their classrooms.


Children in years 4, 5 and 6 are dismissed from their class bases and should return to their teacher if they cannot find the adult who is meeting them, or stay with their teacher if they are waiting for an adult to arrive.


Key Stage 1
Reception, Years 1 & 2

Morning session

Afternoon Session

9.00am – 12.00pm

1.00pm – 3.10pm

Key Stage 2
Years 3, 4, 5 & 6

Morning session

Afternoon Session

9.00am – 12.05pm

1.00pm – 3.15pm


Total Hours of the School Day:

KS1 - 30 hours and 50 minutes

KS2 - 31 hours and 15 minutes


Please try to arrive as close to the finish time as possible to avoid having to wait.


Please leave the grounds promptly.


Children should not play on the equipment or the field after school.