We are so lucky and proud to have now moved into our new amazing school building. Our facilities are outstanding and purpose built to ensure we can provide the very best educational opportunities! We have some spare places in year groups if you would like to join our new journey!

School Day

Simonside School Opening Hours



Start time: 8:50 am         Finish time: 3:15 pm  (KS1 and KS2 hours)


Reception class hours: 8:50am – 3:00pm


Nursery class hours:


30 hour provision:        9:00am – 3:00pm


15 hours provision:

Group 1

Monday and Tuesday 9:00am – 3:00pm

Wednesday 8:45am – 11:45am


Group 2

Wednesday and Thursday 9:00am – 3:00pm

Friday 8:45am – 11:45am


Total opening hours per week: 32 hours and 5 minutes.

The government's 2022 white paper lays out plans for mainstream state-funded schools to provide a 32.5-hour week, or 6.5-hour days, by September 2023.