Greenacres Primary Academy

Respect, Responsibility and Really Good Manners

School Day

Morning registration

The gates to the playground open at 8.45am and the classroom doors open at 8.45am for morning Nursery and 8.50am for Reception to Year 6. Please ensure your child is in their classroom before the door is closed. If your child is late, please take them to the main office and sign them in. If your child is ill, please inform the school office before 9.30am. Children attending our afternoon Nursery will be let into school via the main entrance at 12.15pm.


Morning breaktime

10.30 - 10. 45am or 10.45 - 11.00am for Years 1 to 6 (staggered to avoid different class bubbles mixing)


Full-Time Nursery & Reception: 11.30am - 12.30pm

KS1: 12.00 - 1.00pm

KS2: 12.00 - 1.00pm



Nursery: 11.45am (morning session) and 3.15pm (afternoon session).

Reception to Year 6: 3.15pm.

Children should be picked up from their classroom door. During the COVID-19 pandemic, parents of Nursery and Reception children should wait at the gate with social distancing. We ask that parents wear face masks when entering the school premises.


If you are going to be late picking your child up please ensure you contact the school office as soon as possible so the teacher can be informed. If your child has not been picked up by 11.45am (for morning Nursery) and 3.25pm (for afternoon Nursery and Reception to Year 6) they will be brought to the school office and you will be required to pick them up from there.


For more information please refer to the guidance below:

Handover of children - parental guidance