Orchard Primary Academy

Orchard Primary Academy

FAQ's & General Information


The School Day

Nursery                                  8.45am - 11.45am (AM session) Doors open at 11.35am for collection

 12.30pm - 3.30pm (PM session) Doors open at 3.20pm for collection        (PM Sessions not offered currently)                                            

Reception                               8.45am - 11.45am

                                                1.00pm - 3.20pm

Year 1&2                                 8.55am to 12.00pm

                                                1.00pm to 3.30pm

Years 3, 4 , 5&6                      8.55am to 12.15pm

                                                1.00pm to 3.30pm



Early Years                              11.45am to 1.00pm

Years 1&2                               12.00pm to 1.00pm

Years 3, 4, 5&6                       12.15pm to 1.00pm


Years 1, 2, 3 and 4                  10.15am to 10.30am

Years 5&6                                10.35am to10.50am

Years 1&2                                 2.00pm to 2.15pm

Years 3&4                                 2.00pm to 2.10pm

Years 5&6                                 2.15pm to 2.25pm


End of the school day

The school day concludes at 3.30pm. All children will be taken out into the playground to be collected by a parent/carer.

Early Years children finish at 3.20pm allowing parents/carers time to walk across to main school for 3.30pm.