Dropping your child off in the morning
School starts at 8.50am.
There are entrance gates in both Dalrymple Road and Beecroft Road. Both gates open at 8.30am and close at 8.55am. Both gates can be used by all children.
Children in Nursery, Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 should enter the school via their classroom doors from outside of the building.
Children in Years 3, 4, 5 and 6 should make their way straight to class once the bell has been rung.
If you arrive after the gates have closed, you are late.
Make your way to the visitors’ gate in Beecroft Road.
The school uses an electronic register to register children’s attendance in the morning and afternoon. This is done as soon as children enter the classroom at 8.50am and is sent electronically to the office.
Anyone arriving after the register has been taken will be marked as late.
Collecting your child from school
School finishes at 3.15pm.
Parents should enter the school either via the gate in Dalrymple or Beecroft Road.
Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 children will leave from their outside classroom door.
Year 3, 4, 5 and 6 children will be brought down and dismissed from the playground.
The gates will be locked at 3.35pm. Children collected late will be taken to the late room and parents will have to use the entrance at Beecroft Road to collect these children.
Collection by after school clubs
Children who attend after school club in the school will be collected by their after school club teacher.
Please use the gate in Beecroft road to collect children at the end of their after school activity.
Children who attend St Andrew’s after school club they will be taken to the after school club staff in the playground at the end of the day.
Collecting nursery children
Nursery finishes at 11.20am and/or at 3.15pm.
Nursery children should be collected by parents from the gate in Dalrymple Road.