Normanton Altofts Junior School

The school day

Due to Covid-19 and the current guidance for schools each 'bubble' or group has their own tailored school day timings. If you are not sure of timings for your 'bubble', please contact the school office on 01924 899449. 


The school day normally follows the following structure:

In general, English, Maths and Guided Reading take place before lunch and the other foundation subjects take place in the afternoons. For more information on the school curriculum, please use the Curriculum tab above.


8:30 am  - school gates open and children line up in their designated spots

8:40 am  - the school day starts and class teachers come out and collect their classes

9:00 am - the class register 'closes'

10:45 am -11:00 am - morning break

12:00 am - 12:50 pm lunch break

12:50 pm - 15:00 pm afternoon lessons

15:00 pm - school finishes and parents/careers can collect their children 

15:10 pm - the school gates close and any remaining children go to the office to be collected