Epping Primary School

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Our School Day

Autumn Term 2020

Currently, due to the coronavirus pandemic, our school day looks slightly different to our usual school day. 

Please see below for pick up and drop off times from Monday 28th September.

EYFS and Key Stage 1 (KS1)



Year 1

8:25 – 14:40

   Friday 8:25 -12:00

Year 2

8:35 – 14:50

   Friday 8:35 -12:10

EYFS Oak Class

8:55 - 15:15

   Friday 8:50 -11:45

EYFS Elm Class

8:55 - 15:20

   Friday 8:55 –11:50




Key Stage 2 (KS2)



Year 3

8:30 - 15:00

   Friday 8:30 - 12:20

Year 4

8:40 - 15:10

   Friday 8:40 - 12:30

Year 5

8:55 - 15:25

   Friday 8:55 - 12:40

Year 6

8:55 - 15:25

   Friday 8:55 - 12:40


For more details of how our day looks at the moment please see our Return to School ebook

And for information about how school drop off and pick up is working currently please see our The School Day letter.

Thank you for your understanding!

Start of school day

All pupils should be in the playground ready to be received by their teachers at 8:45am. Lessons begin at 8:55am.

Assembly times

Monday is a Value Assembly
9.00am - 9.15am EYFS and Key Stage 1
10.15am - 10.30am Key Stage 2

Tuesday is a Subject Assembly
9.00am - 9.15am EYFS and Key Stage 1
10.15am - 10.30am Key Stage 2

Wednesday is a Singing Assembly
2.30pm - 2.45pm EYFS and Key Stage 1
2.45pm - 3.00pm Key Stage 2

Thursday is a Visitor Assembly
9.55am - 10.10am EYFS and Key Stage 1
10.15am - 10.30am Key Stage 2

Friday is a Sharing Assembly
(Class Assembly to parents/carers or Year group or Phase)
9.00am Everyone

Morning play

10:30am - 10:45am is the whole school playtime.


12:00pm - 1:00pm is the lunchtime for EYFS and Key Stage 1 classes.

12:15pm - 1:10pm is the lunchtime for Key Stage 2 classes.

Afternoon play

2:30pm - 2:40pm is the playtime for EYFS and Key Stage 1 classes.

End of school day

3:10pm is the end of the day for EYFS and Key Stage 1classes.

3:15pm is the end of the day for Key Stage 2 classes.

Pupils are collected from their classroom door, where the teacher will pass the child to a known adult. You will be asked to provide the names of adults who will be collecting your child from the school or in the case of an older Key Stage 2 pupil, the permission for them to walk home unaccompanied. The school works closely with all parents/carers to ensure the safety of all pupils at this busy time of the day.