Hayfield Primary School

Loving Learning, Loving Life.

The School Day


Children should arrive in school no earlier than ten minutes before the start of the school day, i.e. 8.35am. There will be no supervision before the bell goes.

8.45am             Morning bell for children to line up and come into school 

8.50am             Registration and start of the day activity - learning starts straight away

10.30am            Morning break

10.45am            Break ends

12.00pm            KS1 Lunch break

12.10pm             KS2 Lunch break

 1.15pm              Lunch break ends for all

 2.30pm            Afternoon break KS1*

 3.20pm            End of day

Total school week is 32.5 hours.


*KS1 staff take a 10-minute break with their class in the afternoon.  In bad weather children are allowed into school as they arrive and stay inside school at break and lunch times.


We are a healthy school.  Please support us by purchasing a class reading book that can be shared instead of cake and sweets.  This website has lots of great books suggested.