Eldon Primary School

Aspiration, Determination, Success

Organisation of the School Day



The start of the school day is staggered for parents with children in different year groups across the school.



  • Nursery sessions run from 8.45am to 11.45am and 12.30pm to 3.30pm


  • The Junior school day begins at 8.50am


  • The Infant school day begins at 8.55am


(If you are late please ensure you are signed in at the late desk or school office before going to your classroom.)


  • Registration 8.50/8.55am to 9.00/9.05am

KS2 children take part in a 'Morning Challenge' during registration.



  • Year 1 and 2 morning break is from 10.10am to 10.25am


  • Year 5 and 6 morning break is from 10.30am to 10.45am


  • Year 3 and 4 morning break is from 10.50am to 11.05am


KS2 children are able to buy a range of healthy snacks in the hall during morning break.

KS1 children enjoy their snack after break.



  • Reception lunchtime is from 11.30am to 12.30pm


  • Year 1, 2 and 5 lunchtime is from 12.00pm to 1.00pm


  • Year 4 lunchtime is from 12.15pm to 1.15pm


  • Year 3 and 6 lunchtime is from 12.30pm to 1.30pm



  • All year groups partake in a daily exercise session (Year 6 session is after their morning break)



  • The Infant school day ends at 3.15pm

Children to be collected outside their classroom door.


  • The Junior school day ends at 3.20pm

Year 3 & 5 children to be collected from the main playground.
Year 4 & 6 children to be collected from the back playground.


Please contact the school office if there is any change to your usual collection arrangement.