Hatherleigh Community Primary School Caring about learning and learning to care

Opening Times

The school day

The school day begins at 8.45am when the school gates open with registration between 8.55am and 9.00am.

Afternoon registration is at 12.55pm for EYFS and KS1 and 1.30pm for KS2.

The day ends at 3.15pm for EYFS and KS1 and 3.20pm for KS2.


EYFS and KS1 have a 31 hour and 40 minute school week and KS2 a 32 hour and 5 minute school week.


All children receive identical curriculum time through EYFS and KS1 having a 55 minute lunch time compared to 60 minutes for KS2 and with EYFS and KS1  finishing at 3.15pm compare to 3.20pm for KS2.