The Academy Day

Students should not be on site before 8.15am

The Learning Resource Centre is open to students from 8.15am, giving an opportunity to use computers, catch up with friends, read & research. Rivers Café is also open for snacks and drinks.

Students must arrive on site by 8.45am, the first bell, and make their way to their mentor room ready for mentor time at 8.50am.

The academy timetable is as follows;

Time Activity
08.50 to 09.05 a.m. Mentor/Registration & Assembly
Year 11 Assembly – Monday
Year 10 Assembly – Tuesday
Year 9 Assembly – Wednesday
Year 8 Assembly – Thursday
Year 7 Assembly – Friday
09.05 to 10.05 a.m. Period 1
10.05 to 11.05 a.m. Period 2
11.05 to 11.35 a.m. BREAK
11.35 a.m. to 12.35 p.m. Period 3
12.35 to 1.35 p.m. Period 4
1.35 to 2.05 p.m. LUNCH
2.10 to 2.20 p.m. Afternoon Mentor/Registration
2.20 to 3.20 p.m. Period 5
3.20 to 4.20 p.m. Period 6 (Where applicable)

Afternoon mentor will incorporate Drop Everything And Read (DEAR) time. All students will need a suitable book for this and should be encouraged to read further at home.

Buses depart from the Academy at 3.30 pm.

A late bus runs at 4.30pm Monday to Thursday; enabling students to participate in the vast array of after school activities.