A day at Acorns

Acorns North
  • Pupils start to arrive at 9.10 am for Breakfast Club. This takes place in the Open Plan Area (OPA) where there is an opportunity to take part in calming routines to ready pupils for work.
  • At 9.30 am lessons start (see curriculum details)
  • Morning break is at 11.00 am when there a range of activities are supervised by staff.
  • Lunch is taken in the Open Plan Area (OPA) at 12.30 pm. Pupils can bring sandwiches from home or order a meal which is provided by Holy Trinity C of E Primary Academy (our host school)  Lunches cost £2.50 per day.
  • Lessons resume at 1.00 pm.
  • 30 pm home time.  If your child is transported by taxi, drivers collect from the door and escort back to the car.  Please advise staff in advance if your child is to be collected by someone other than the primary carer.
Acorns South
  • 9 – 9:30 breakfast club/taxi drop off
  • 9:30 – 9:45 reading
  • 9:45 – 10:30 English
  • 10:30 – 10:45 Play/snack time
  • 10:45 – 11:30 Maths
  • 11:30 – 11:45 Play/snack time
  • 11:45 – 12:00 spellings
  • 12:00 – 12:30 phonics
  • 12:30 – 1:00 Lunch
  • 1:00 – 1:15 Handwriting
  • 1:15 – 2:00 Afternoon sessions
  • 2:00 – 2:30 Choosing time