The School Day

A complete timetable of the school day, plus arrival times and locations.

Times and Routines

From form time up until the end of period 5 is compulsory for all students, as highlighted below:

8.00 am – 8.30 am Breakfast
8.30 am – 8.55 am Form time / official start time of the compulsory school day
8.55 am – 9.55 am Period 1
9.55 am – 10.50 am Period 2
10.50 am – 11.20 am Break
11.20 am – 12.15 pm Period 3
12.15 pm – 1.15 pm Period 4
1.15 pm – 1.45 pm Lunch
1.45 pm – 2.45 pm Period 5 / official end time of the compulsory school day
2.45 pm – 3.45 pm Detentions
2.45 pm – 5.15 pm Supervised study in the LRC (Learning Resource Centre)
3.00 pm – 4.00 pm Extra-curricular clubs

Total compulsory time equates to 31.5 hours per week.

All students must leave the premises by 5.15 pm. A warning bell will sound at this time.

The school is open to students for typically 42.5 hours a week.

Quality Marks, Awards & Affiliations

We strive for excellence and are very proud of our achievements and affiliations.

If you believe something is missing or should be removed from the list below, please let us know.

Greater Manchester Education Trust logo Chartered College of Teaching Institutional Member 2023/24 badge Cyber Essentials Certified logo
School Games Platinum Award 2023/24 - 2024/25 logo FFT National Attendance Award 2023/24 logo One Education Reading Award Gold logo Confederation of School Trusts logo Educate Awards Winner 2019 logo SSAT Educational Outcomes Awards 2018 logo SSAT Effective Learning Behaviour logo SSAT Climate for Learning logo Manchester United Foundation logo The Duke of Edinburgh logo The Cultural Diversity Standards logo The Schools Co-operative Society logo School Achievement Award logo Sport England logo Leading Edge Partnership Programme logo The Quality in Careers Standard logo Healthy Schools Manchester logo Basic Skills Quality Mark logo Whalley Range Sixth Form logo