School Day

Our children are in session for 32.5 hours per week. Included in this is our daily playtimes, lunchtimes and Collective Worship.

South Otterington CE Primary School

‘Shine Like Stars in the Universe’

                                                 Philippians 2:15

Our school day:32 hours and 30 minutes per week
Children should be in school when the gates close at8.50am
Morning break10.15am-10.30am
Reading for pleasure / Phonics11.30am-12pm
Collective Worship1.05pm-1.25pm
Curriculum lessons1.25pm- 3.20pm
Children collected at 3.20pm


Each day usually starts with Early Morning Activities eg handwriting, reading and spelling, followed by Literacy and Numeracy with other subjects taught during the afternoon sessions.

It is very important that your child is ready to start their learning by 9am so we ask that children are on time for this. Thank you.