Our School Day

Our daily routine

Our usual overview is set out below HOWEVER, due to Covid, we have slightly different drop off and pick up times now and a one way system in place - please ask school office for further information on these if needed.


Start time:  Drop off - 8:30 – 8:50am Children will enter school and not queue on playground (3 & 4 via middle playground; 5&6 via pedestrian gate and follow path to KS2 hall)

End time (please aim to enter school just before these times and leave as quickly as possible to avoid congestion): 

Year 3 – 310pm (Middle Playground)

Year 4 – 315pm (Middle Playground)

Year 5 – 320pm (Middle Playground)

Year 6 – 320pm (Y6 gates)


EYFS and KS1

Start time:  8:45 – 9am (Nursery, Reception, Y1 Rabbits, Y2 Kingfishers - via large gates and follow one way system; Y1 Hedgehogs and Y2 Hummingbirds via pedestrian gate and follow one way system)

End time:  310pm (via classroom doors)

Here is an overview of our school day: 

8.40-8.50- Children arrive and complete morning activities

Doors/gates close at 8.50 a.m

8.55- Registration closes

9.00-9.15 Assembly

9.15-10.40 Session One

10.40-11.00- Play

11.00-12.00- Session Two

12.00-13.00- Lunch (Reception lunch is 11.45-13.00)

13.00-14.00- Session Three

14.00-15.00- Session Four 15.00-15.15- Story and end of day activities

15.15- Home time EYs and KS1

15.20 Home time KS2


WELCOME to Sandy Lane 2020! Where Everyone is Equipped to Excel! We are an Ofsted rated GOOD school!