School Times

Hours of Instruction

BELL TIMES 2017

8:45

Line-up bell  & walk into class

8:50

Start school (sessions 1-3)

11:20

Eat lunch inside

11:30

Start Lunch Play outside

11:50

Yard duty change over (middle bell)

12:07

End lunch - Line up & walk into class

12:10

Start sessions 4-5

1:50

Eat snack inside

1:55

Start Recess

2:05

Yard duty change over(middle bell)

2:12

End recess - Line up & walk into class

2:15

Start Session 6

3:05

End school day

3:20

Uncollected students inside

 

The school yard is supervised from 8:30am to beginning of class.

At the end of the day the yard is supervised from 3:05pm until 3:20pm, then students are brought into be supervised in the office area. Parents are asked to collect their children on time, otherwise contact the office to let staff know that you are delayed. All staff have other duties to attend after school.

Teachers are required to be on duty in work spaces before 8:40 am each school day.

SCHOOL YEAR

2017

  • Term 1: 30th January to 31st March ( First 2 days are curriculum day. Students start Wednesday 1st February)
  • Term 2: 18 April to 30 June
  • Term 3: 17 July to 22 September
  • Term 4: 9 October to 22 December

* The first day of Term 1 is a student-free day in all government schools to allow for appropriate planning to take place for the arrival of students. Each year government schools are provided with four student-free days for professional development, school planning and administration, curriculum development, and student assessment and reporting purposes. The remaining three student-free days are determined by each individual school, so contact your school for details.