Our School Day

At Duke of Kent School we aim to cater to the needs of our families for extended care and for flexibility.  

Before School

Breakfast Club

Breakfast is available for pupils from Year 1 upwards from 7.30am each day – no pre-booking required.

Pre-PrepTimings

Nursery (Ages 3-4)  

Nursery runs from Monday to Friday, operating 5 morning sessions and 5 afternoon sessions.

Children join us in the term they become 3 for a minimum of 2 sessions per week. 

Nursery Sessions

Early Bird Club

8am – 9am

Morning Session

9am – 1pm

Afternoon Session

12pm – 4pm

Late Club

4pm - 5pm

Reception, Year 1 and Year 2

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Start of Day (Reception)

9am

9am

9am

9am

9am

Start of Day

(Years 1 and 2)

8.40am

8.40am

8.25am

8.40am

8.40am

Home or

Snack

3.30pm

3.30pm

3.30pm

3.30pm

3.30pm

Activities or late club

3.45pm

3.45pm

3.45pm

3.45pm

3.45pm

Latest home time

4.45pm

4.45pm

  4.45pm

4.45pm

4.45pm

Prep School

Years 3 - 6 (Ages 7 – 11)


Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Start of day

8.20am

8.20am

8.20am

8.20am

8.20am

Home or

Activities

4.45pm

4.45pm

See below

4.45pm

4.45pm

Home

or

tea

5.45pm

5.45pm

MATCHES or

Home

3.30pm

Late Stayers Club

3.30-5.30pm

Tea

5.30pm

5.45pm

5.45pm

Latest home time

6.30pm

6.30pm

6.30pm

6.30pm

6.30pm

Senior School

Year 7 – 11 (Ages 11 – 16)

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Start of day

8.20am

8.20am

8.20am

8.20am

8.20am

Home or

Prep or

Activities

4.45pm

4.45pm

4.00pm

4.45pm

4.45pm

Home or

Tea

5.45pm

5.45pm

MATCHES or

HOME

4pm

Late Stayers Club

4-5.30pm

Tea

5.30pm

4.45pm

5.45pm

Home or

2nd Prep or

Activities

6.30pm

        6.30pm

 6.30pm

6.30pm

6.30pm

Latest home time

 7.30pm

 7.30pm

 7.30pm

 7.30pm

 7.30pm

Weekend Involvement (Years 3-11)

Pupils are generally expected to attend curriculum enrichment events once or twice a term.

These events are published in the termly school calendar.

Examples of enrichment events:

Revision and study skills

Bush Craft

Camping

Sculpting

Roman Legion

CSI Science investigation

Music and Drama