The School Day
Brightside School (Reception, year 1 and year 2)
Due to COVID-19 the times of the school day have been altered.
Please see the COVID-19 page for more information.
8.40-8.55am-Morning Work. Parents and carers are invited into their child’s classroom at 8.40am to support in completing morning work until 8.55am. This can be different tasks such as reading, maths, writing or topic work. Parents/carers can change their child's reading book with a teaching assistant during this time. Morning club is available from 8.00 onwards. Use the website links or speak to the office for more information.
10.30-45am-Morning Playtime (Key Stage 1 only). Children have milk (paid for after the age of 5) and a free piece of fruit in the playground. Reception children access outdoor provision and a snack throughout the morning.
12.00-1.00pm- Lunchtime. Children eat their lunch in the hall and play on the playground. A range of sporting and other activities are provided by the lunchtime supervisors.
Daily Mile (Key Stage 1 only) Children have 15 minutes outside during the afternoon session to access the Daily Mile track. They are encouraged to run, jog or walk around the track. Reception children access outdoor provision throughout the afternoon.
3.05pm - Home time. Please pick reception children up from the reception entrance and Key Stage 1 children from the playground. After school clubs are available. Use the website links or speak to the office to find more information.