School Term Dates 2016/17

Autumn Term

Children back to school 5th September 2016

Half Term: School closes Friday 21st October, back to school Monday 31st October 2016

End of term: Friday 16th December 2016

Spring Term

Staff Training Day 3rd January 2017

Children back to school Wednesday 4th January 2017

Close for half term Friday 17th February 2017

Half Term: School closes Friday 17th February, back to school Monday 27th February 2017

End of Term: Friday 7th April.

Summer Term

Staff Training Day: Monday 24th April 2017

Children back to school Tuesday 25th April 2017

Bank Holiday Monday 1st May 2017

Half Term: School closes Friday 26th May 2017, back to school Monday 5th June 2017

Staff Training Day Monday 3rd July 2017

End of Term: Friday 21st July 2017


The School Day and Teaching hours

The school hours are as follows –

Meithrin / Nursery

Morning Session 9am – 11.45am

Afternoon Session 12.45pm – 3pm

Babanod / Infants (Reception, Years 1 & 2) *

9am – 3pm

Teaching Hours: 21 per week

Lunchtime  11.45am-12.45pm

Iau  / Juniors (Years 3, 4, 5 and 6) *

9am – 3.30pm

Teaching Hours: 23.5 per week

Lunchtime  12.15-1.15pm

*The School accepts responsibility for pupils 10 minutes before start of morning sessions and 10 minutes after end of afternoon sessions.

Playtimes are supervised by a teacher and support staff.

Lunchbreaks are supervised by Mid Day Supervisors. 

Breakfast Club

There is no charge for Breakfast Club as this is a Welsh Government initiative.  Children must arrive between 8.20am and 8.40am.  It is not possible for children arriving later than this to enter Breakfast Club.

Cereal with milk, toast, fruit and juice or water is available.

8.20am – 9am (children remain in the school hall)

Infants MUST be signed in by a parent/carer – Junior pupils are not allowed to sign in younger siblings who are in the Infants Department (Nursery to Year 2)

8.20am – 8.50am (at 8.50am responsibility is handed over to the staff supervising the school yards)

Junior pupils can sign themselves in to Breakfast Club.

After School Club

The Chasebell After School Club is a private business set up within the school grounds. Sessions are as follows.

Session 1 = 3 – 3.30pm, 5 days

Session 2 = 3 – 6pm (inc.light snack)

Holiday Club = 8.30 to 5.45pm

Please contact Chasebell for details of costs.

Tel: 07775 721335 (any time)

Tel: 07772 066279 (2.45-6pm)