School Times

Gates open at 8:00am and close at 8.35am

The school site opens to students from 8am. Students can arrive and leave from either gate A or C.
All students should be onsite moving to lessons at 8.30am.
Gates will be closed at 8.35am, and students not onsite will be recorded as late.

Lesson start times & school finish times 

 DayLesson Start & Finish TimesWhere is open before school?
Monday8:40am until 3:15pmSports Centre (Gate C) & Library (Gate A)
Tuesday8:40am until 3:15pmAstro Turf (Gate C), Sports Centre (Gate C) & Library (Gate A)
Wednesday8:40am until 3:20pmAstro Turf (Gate C), Sports Centre (Gate C) & Library (Gate A)
Thursday8:40am until 3:15pmAstro Turf (Gate C), Sports Centre (Gate C) & Library (Gate A)
Friday8:40am until 3:15pmSports Centre (Gate C) & Library (Gate A)

If a student arrives late to school every day, their learning begins to suffer.

Minutes late per day during the school year Equals days worth of teaching lost in a year: 

  • 5 mins 3.4 days
  • 10 mins 6.9 days
  • 15 mins 10.3 days
  • 20 mins 13.8 days
  • 30 mins 20.7 days

Illness

If a child is too ill to attend school, parents/carers must report their child’s absence through the Edulink App (Absence Reporting) or phone main reception on 0121 566 6444 before 8.45am or the child will be marked as absent without authorisation.

Further guidance can be found on the NHS website: https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/is-my-child-too-ill-for-school/

Illness

If a child is too ill to attend school, parents/carers must report their child’s absence through the Edulink App (Absence Reporting) or phone main reception on 0121 566 6444 before 8.45am or the child will be marked as absent without authorisation.

Late

Any students arriving late to school need to enter through the Wake Green Road entrance (Gate A), will be marked late for school and given a 60 minute detention (see below)

End of the School day.

Students must leave the school site promptly at the end of the day unless they are taking part in a supervised activity, you will be advised of a finish time. A full list of extra-curricular activities is on our website here: School clubs.

Transport.

Students coming to school by bike should secure their bike in the appropriate location and have a good awareness of road safety. Please ensure that if you drive your child to school, you respect the road markings and park in a way which shows consideration for our neighbours and other road users.

Detentions.

Detentions of 60 minutes are issued daily and parents/carers will be informed by text message if their child has a detention.

Compulsory Time

School is open to students per week: 33 Hours

Year 7 student induction

Attendance matters

Year 7 Progress Evening 11th July

School News

Year 7 student induction

Attendance matters

Year 7 Progress Evening
11th July

School News