The School Day

The school grounds are open to children from 8:45 each morning.

(If you need to bring your child to school earlier than this, please use The Children’s Centre, our breakfast club Thames Tigers, which starts at 8.00 a.m. each morning. Please contact the school office for details.)

 

A member of staff will be at the Class door welcome families. Children are deemed to be in the care of their parents, or other responsible adult, until taken into class by the teacher after the morning bell is rings at 8:55 a.m.

 

Whole School

School Day Begins: 8:45 a.m.

Here at Thames Primary Academy the Day starts at 8.45 am when children come straight into classrooms where teachers are waiting to welcome them and registration is done.

Lessons begin promptly after registration, at 9.00 am and it it important that lessons are not disrupted by late arrivals as children who are late miss important introductions to lessons.

Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1 & Y3

Morning Break: 10:35 – 10:50 a.m.

Lunch Break: 11:55 – 12:45 p.m.

 

School Day Ends: 3.05pm-3.15 p.m.

At the end of the school day children are collected from the Classroom door by their Parents . Parents are asked to wait here leaving space for children to stand with their teacher to assist teachers in ensuring that all children are collected safely do not enter the class unless advised to do do by the Class Teacher.

 

Key Stage Two

Morning Break: 10:35 – 10:50 a.m.

Lunch Break: 12:25 – 13:15 p.m.

 

School Day Ends: 3.15 p.m.

At the end of the school day children are brought by their teacher to the juniors’ playground. Parents are asked to wait here leaving space for children to stand with their teacher (where morning lines are formed) to assist teachers in ensuring that all children are collected safely.

 

Children in Year 6 will be allowed to make their own way home if the school has been given written consent from an adult with parental responsibility.

Whole school assemblies are held every Monday from 9.00am when we reflect on our school values and we encourage children to develop knowledge and understanding of the world around us. 

School Office Hours

The school office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. on school days.