We are now part of the ONE trust! Our facilities are outstanding and purpose built to ensure we can provide the very best educational opportunities! We have some spare places in some 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  


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 DfE's 'expectation' for all mainstream state-funded schools to deliver a school week of at least 32.5 hours (or 6.5 hours per day) applies from September 2024 at the latest.