School Hours

Start and Finish Times

  • 8.30am – 2.40pm   Pre Primary – Year 6 Students (Gates will open at 8.20am and 2.40pm)
  • 8.40am – 2.50pm   Kindergarten Students (Gates will open at 8.30am and 2.50pm)

Bell Times

  • School begins at 8.30am   (Kindergarten begins at 8.40am)
  • Recess begins at 10.40am
  • Lunch begins at 1.00pm
  • School finishes at 2.40pm   (Kindergarten finishes at 2.50)

Pre Primary – Year 6
8.20 am – 8.30am Your child has arrived in time to settle well and has the best start possible. You will have time to settle your child and give any messages to the teacher.
8.30am – Your child has arrived just after most children and will need to get organised quickly and enter the classroom quietly. You will not be able to interrupt the teacher or enter the classroom with your child.
8.35am – Your child is late, has missed the beginning of the school day and is disadvantaged having missed the morning routine and revision activities.
8.40am – You will need a late note from the office.

Kindergarten
8.30 am – 8.40am Your child has arrived in time to settle well and has the best start possible. You will have time to settle your child and give any messages to the teacher.
8.40am – Your child has arrived just after most children and will need to get organised quickly and enter the classroom quietly. You will not be able to interrupt the teacher or enter the classroom with your child.
8.45am – Your child is late, has missed the beginning of the school day and is disadvantaged having missed the morning routine and revision activities.
8.50am – You will need a late note from the office.

Being late a few minutes can be unsettling for your child and they will have missed key messages from the teacher.

  • 5 mins late a day =  3 lost days a year!
  • 10 mins late a day = 6 lost days a year!
  • 20 mins late a day = 12 lost days a year!