The Orchard School Day

Orchard School Timings 

Start: 8.15am    End: 2.45 pm

Assembly times  

Assemblies are held on a daily basis from 8.15am to 8.30am.

Monday morning assembly introduces the theme for the week.                                        Friday morning assembly is led by pupils from different year groups on a rotational basis.

Parents are welcome to attend both the Monday and Friday assemblies.

Break times

Reception and KS1: Two 15 minute  breaks and a 45 minute lunch break

KS2: one 15 minute morning break and a 45 minute lunch break

Prayer times

The KS2 pupils perform Zuhr Salah (prayers) every day after the lunch break.


It is important that pupils arrive at school on time. Please click on the link below for a copy of our punctuality poster which is on display in the school.