Term Dates


2016-17

Summer 2017
Tue 18th Apr 2017 Inset/non pupil day
Wed 19th Apr 2017 Children return to school
Mon 1st May 2017 May Day - bank holiday
Mon 29th May 2017
to
Fri 2nd Jun 2017
Half Term
Thu 20th Jul 2017 @ 2pm Last day of term
(school finishes at 14:00)
(no afternoon care provided)

2017-18

Autumn 2017
Mon 4th Sep 2017 Inset / non pupil days
Tue 5th Sep 2017 Inset / non pupil days
&
Class 1 transition picnic
Wed 6th Sep 2017 Kindergarten picnic
&
School starts for class 1 - 10
Thu 7th Sep 2017 Kindergarten starts
Mon 23rd Oct 2017
to
Fri 3rd Nov 2017
Half term
(inc 1 day of Inset / non pupil days on Fri 3rd)
Fri 15th Dec 2017 End of term. School
Spring 2018
Tue 2nd Jan 2018 Inset / non pupil day
Wed 3rd Jan 2018 Return to school for staff and children
Mon 12th Feb 2018
to
Fri 16th Feb 2018
Half term
Thu 29th Mar 2018 @ 2pm Last day of term
(school finishes at 14:00)
(no afternoon care provided)
Summer 2018
Mon 16th Apr 2018 Children return to school
Mon 7th May 2018 May day bank holiday
Mon 28th May 2018
to
Fri 1st Jun 2018
Half Term
Thu 19th Jul 2018 @ 2pm Last day of term
(school finishes at 14:00)
(no afternoon care provided)
Fri 20th Jul 2018 Inset / non pupil day

The School Day

Kindergarten (Reception and Year 1)

Children can be dropped off from 8.45 in the garden for supervised play.

9.05 - 9.20 the kindergarten doors are open.

Pick up is 14.15 (Mon-Thu) and 14:00 (Fri). Afternoon care is available till 15.30. Please book in advance at reception.

Lower school (Classes 1-8, Years 2-9)

The school day runs from 09.15 to 15.45. There is break of 30 minutes at 11.15, and a lunch break of one hour at 13.00.

School gates open at 8.45 with staff in the playground to supervise children. The bell will ring at 9.00 in the playground for the children to be taken to their classrooms.

On half-days Classes 1 (Monday and Wednesday) and 2 (Monday) conclude formal learning at 14.15. Afternoon care is available till 15.45. This must be booked in advance at reception.

On Friday the whole school finishes at 14.00. Afternoon care is available until 15.45 and must be booked in advance at reception.


Extended hours

In line with the Steiner ethos, there is a preference for children to be with their families during out of school hours as far as possible.


The Ark at Steiner

Provides breakfast club, after school club and holiday club on site.

Please see their website for further details: Exwick Ark - The Ark @ Steiner