Halstead

Preparatory School for Girls

The School Day
The Nursery Day
It is important for the pace of starting school life to be right so in Nursery full-time
 or part sessions are available (a maximum of 10 sessions a week are offered).
8.00 am - 8.20 am  Before School Care is available (free of charge)
8.20 am - 11.50 am                             Morning session (including 20 minute break)
11.50 am - 1.30 pm Lunch
1.30 pm - 3.35 pm (2.50 pm on Fridays) Afternoon session
3.35 pm - 5.30 pm After School Care (inclusive of  tea) is available*
 * Please see schools fees for details of charges. 

In the EYFS, the achievement of children of all abilities and needs is excellent, and they make outstanding progress in relation to their individual starting points on entry.

ISI Inspection Report 2014

 The School Day for Reception (Kindergarten), Year 1 and year 2 (pre-prep)
7.30 am - 8.00 am. Breakfast Club is available*
8.00 am - 8.20 am Before School Care (free of charge)
8.20 am - 11.50 am Morning lessons (including 20 minute break)
11.50 am - 1.00 pm Lunch and break
1.00 pm - 3.35 pm (2.50 pm on Fridays) Afternoon lessons
3.35 pm - 4.30 pm A range of Extra Curricular clubs is available*
3.35 pm - 6.00 pm (5.30 pm on Fridays) After School Care (inclusive of tea) is available*
* Please see schools fees for details of charges.
In the Reception classes children are extremely confident and highly articulate. They make excellent progress with their reading.
ISI Inspection Report 2014
the school day for years 3 to 6 (prep)
7.30 am - 8.00 am Breakfast Club is available*
8.00 am - 8.20 am Before School Care (free of charge)
8.20 am - 12.45 pm Morning lessons (including 20 minute break)
12.45 pm - 1.45 pm Lunch and break
1.45 pm - 3.30 pm (3.10 pm on Fridays) Afternoon lessons
3.30 pm - 3.45 pm Reading time
3.45 pm - 4.00 pm Afternoon break and snack
4.00 pm - 4.45 pm Prep (homework at school optional for Years 3 and 4)
4.45 pm - 6.00 pm A range of Extra Curricular clubs is available*
4.45 pm - 6.00 pm (5.30 pm on Fridays) After School Care (inclusive of tea) is available*

* Please see schools fees for details of charges.

 

By the time pupils are ready to transfer to their next school at the age of 11, they have an excellent level of personal development and exhibit maturity and independence.

ISI Inspection Report 2014