Hellesdon High School

& Sixth Form Centre

Our School Day

Our day is organised around five one-hour long lessons. Students are expected to arrive on site by 8:20am. Breakfast is served from 8am and lessons start at 8:30am.

The school day is structured as follows:

08:30 - 09:35 Period 1
09:35 - 10:35 Period 2
10:35 - 10:50 Break
10:50 - 11:50 Period 3
11:50 - 12:50 Period 4
12:50 - 13:10 Tutor time for Everest & Nevis / Lunch for Snowdon, Fuji & Olympus Houses
13:25 - 13:45 Tutor time for Snowdon, Fuji & Olympus / Lunch for Everest & Nevis Houses
13:50 - 14:50 Period 5

 

The day ends at 2:50pm and many students remain at school for after-school clubs, matches, team practice, rehearsals or to use the Learning Resource Centre (which is open until 4pm, four days a week).

School buses arrive by 8:15am and depart just before 3pm. Students attending after-school activities may take the late bus home, which leaves at 4pm.