The school day runs from 9.00am until 3.30pm each day. This amounts to 6hrs 30 mins each day and 32.5 hours each week.
This is a typical day at Axminster Community Primary Academy.
The school gates are opened at 8.50am and children go straight to their classrooms for the start of the school day at 9.00am.
|9.00am - 9.05am||Registration|
|10.15am - 10.30am||KS1 break|
|10.30am - 10.45am||KS2 break|
|12.00pm - 1.00pm||KS1 lunch|
|12.30pm - 1.30pm||KS2 lunch|
|3.30pm||End of school day|
KS1 will have an additional breaktime at around 2.00pm, though the exact time is at the teacher's discretion.
At 3.30pm the school gates will be open for the end of the day. Children will be released by their class teachers. There will be staff on the main school gate and on the playground at the beginning and end of the day to ensure the safety of the children.