Our School Day

School is open from 8.40am and the doors close at 8.50am in order for learning to start. 

Due to the size of the school, children have a staggered morning break as described below. Children in Reception access outdoor learning as part of their continuous provision.

  • KS1    10.25am -10.45am (KS1 playground)
  • Y3/4   10.00am -10.20am (KS2 playground)
  • Y5/6   10.30am -10.50am (KS2 playground)

Children have a staggered lunch hour as described below:

  • Reception   11:50am-12.50pm
  • KS1     12.00pm -1.00pm
  • Y3/4     12.00pm -1.00pm
  • Y5/6     12.30pm-1.30pm

Children in KS1 also have an afternoon break from 2:00pm-2:15pm

The school day finishes at 3:15pm for all pupils. Children are collected from the respective playground with teachers handing children to a familiar adult.  The total weekly school hours is 32 hours 55 minutes for all children.

We offer wraparound childcare for all our pupils from 7.45am until 5.45pm through our Breakfast and After-School club. Further information can be found here.

Marcliffe Primary School
Marlcliffe Primary School
Marlcliffe Road
S6 4AJ
Main Contact:Steph Hanson, School Manager