November 2020: Please note that currently some of these details differ slightly due to the Covid 19 restrictions.
The School is open from 8.00 am. Students should enter via the back link entrance and not the car park. There is a warning bell at 8.40 am when students will go to their Form Room for Registration at 8.45 am.
When students arrive in School, they should deposit their blazers in their lockers and organise their books for the day.
Students who arrive early for School are permitted to play on the Astroturf/ courts, or may wait quietly in the Form Room. (Note: Only trainer type soled shoes are to be used on the Astroturf, i.e. no spikes, no blades, no metal studs).
On Monday and Friday there is normally a full School Assembly.
After Assembly (at 9.00 am approximately), students return to their Form Rooms to collect their books for the first two periods.
Late arrival (Mondays and Fridays)
Students who arrive after 8.45 am on Assembly days should enter the School by the fire door between the Physics and Chemistry Laboratory. The member of staff on duty will enter the student’s name in the Late Book. The student must go to Assembly and check that the Form Teacher has marked you present.
Late arrival (Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays)
Students who arrive between 8.45 am and 9.00 am should go directly to their Form Room and report to the Form Teacher. Students who arrive later than this should report to the Receptionist before joining their class.
On Tuesdays and Thursdays , 8.45 am registration is followed by a form period. Students take it in turns, in groups, to organise form assemblies at this time.
On Wednesdays year group assemblies are held in the Chapel. These are organised by the Year Co-Ordinator and Form Staff.
School finishes at 3.40 pm.