Whiteley Primary School

The School Day

Please note that due to Covid-19, we are currently operating staggered finish times. Please see the Covid-19 page for more information.


Key Stage 1

Key Stage 2

Classroom doors open 8.40am 8.40am 8.40am
School begins 8.50am 8.50am 8.50am
Morning break No set break time – during the morning, YR pupils have a ‘play, discover, learn’ session. A ‘snack bar’ is open to pupils during this time for milk and fruit. 10.45 – 11.00am(Free fruit provided as a morning snack) 10.25 – 10.40am(Pupils may bring a healthy snack)
Assembly Friday 9.15am

(join KS1 assemblies later in the year)

Mon 1.00pm

Tues – Thurs 10.20 – 10.40am (includes a singing assembly and a class assembly)

Friday – 11.45am (sharing azoombly)

Y3/4 Mon-Thurs 11.45-12.05pm (includes a singing assembly and a class assembly)


Mon-Thurs 10.45-11.05am

(includes a singing assembly and a class assembly)

All KS2

Friday – 11.45am (sharing azoombly)

Lunchtime 11.45am – 1pm (Part-time pupils go home at 11.45am) 12.05 – 1pm 12.05 – 1pm
Afternoon break No set break time – snack bar open during ‘play, discover and learn’ session. No set break time – classes are taken out for a 10 minute break by their class teacher/TA at a time convenient to the class timetable. Afternoon brain break taken flexibly when needed by classes
End of school 3.05 – 3.15pm 3.10 – 3.15pm 3.15pm