Godinton Primary School

Timings of the School Day


The school site is open to pupils attending Breakfast Club from 7.50 am. For all other children, the site is open from 8.35 am when the gates onto the main playground are opened by the Headteacher, Miss Talbot, who is then in attendance to supervise the children. In her absence, another senior member of staff will take her place.


The School Day 2023-24

The school playground opens to children at 8.35 am classroom doors open and children are able to come into school from this time.

Register closes at 8.50 am (any late comers must enter school via the main reception and report to the office staff)

Whole school morning break time from 10.10 to 10.25 am

Lower School (Year R and Year 1) lunchtime from 11.30 am to 12.40 pm

Middle School (Years 2 and 3) lunchtime from 12.00 to 1.00 pm

Upper School (Years 4, 5 and 6) lunchtime from 12.30 to 1.30 pm

School finishes at 3.10 pm for Year R only

School finishes at 3.20 pm for Years 1 - 6


Total number of hours per week is currently 32 hours and 30 minutes