The Bishop Harvey Goodwin (VA) C of E Primary School

“Bonum Vincit Et Amor Dei” Good Wins Within the love of God

The School Day

The school day is as follows;


Nursery                                            8.50am – 11.45am

Reception                                         8.55am until 3.20 pm

Year One and Year Two                  9.00 am until 3.20 pm

Years Three, Four, Five and Six.      9.00 am until 3.30 pm


The teaching hours during the normal working school week, excluding daily acts of Collective Worship, breaks and registration are 22 hours and 05 minutes for Years Reception, One and Two and 23 hours and 20 minutes for Years 3,4,5 and 6.


Our school day starts at 9am and children are expected to be in school by this time. Any pupils that arrive after 9.10 am with be marked late in the register.


Walking Home 

If your child is in Year 4, 5, or 6 and you wish them to walk home by themselves without being collected by a parent or carer we must have written and signed consent first before we release them from school.