ST MICHAEL'S

Catholic Primary School

Achieving excellence and equity in schooling
Develop an inclusive educational environment
Encourage life-long learning
Reflect Gospel values

School Hours


Start time 8.45am to 11.00am
Morning Recess 11.00am to 11.20am
Mid-morning class 11.20am to 1.00pm
Lunch time 1.00pm to 1.40pm
Afternoon class 1.40pm to 3.10pm


Supervision

  • Child supervision within the classroom commences at 8.30am.
  • Children will also be supervised by teachers at Morning Recess, Lunch and Bus time.

The staff member on bus duty remains until all children have boarded their buses and all buses have departed


STAFF ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CHILDREN BEFORE 8.30am, NOR AFTER THE LAST BUS (USUALLY 3.30pm)


Children should not be on the school grounds before 8.30am as they are not being supervised before this time. Children are to go straight home from school at the end of the day. They are not to remain on the premises unless they are involved in official supervised sports practive or other events sanctioned by the school.


Kindergarten School Hours

Monday - Wednesday 8.45am to 3.10pm


Pre-primary

  • Five full days from week 1
  • Children are not required to wear a school uniform. Children should be dressed in suitable play clothes, which, if dirtied, will not cause distress to either parent or child
  • Children are required to wear a school hat when outside
  • Parents are requested to escort their children to the Pre-Primary Centre between 8.30am and 8.45am, at which time the teacher will direct the student to an appropriate activity. Parents are then required to vacate the centre so the normal program can commence properly