Chilton Primary School

Learn with passion to live with purpose

School opening hours

School is open between 8:30am and 3.15pm. 


Children should arrive between 8.30am and 8.45am. Registration takes place at 8.45am.


Compulsory school hours are between 8.45am and 3.15pm. This totals 32.5 hours per week. 

If a child arrives after 8.45am, but before 9am, they are marked as 'Late, before registers close'. If a child arrives after 9am they are marked as 'Late, after registers close'.


Children in years 1-6 have a morning break from 10.30-10.45am. Lunch is from 12noon-1pm.

Children in Reception have lunch from 11.30am-12.30pm.


Taking into account these breaks, there are 26.5 taught hours in school per week