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Ripley CourtSchool

School Hours & After School Care

Breakfast Club

Need an earlier drop-off? You may drop off at our Breakfast Club in the Dining Hall from 7.30am and your children will receive a wholesome breakfast.

The Nursery and Little Court

  • Early drop off - supervision for Nursery and Little Court children - drop off at 8am (free service).
  • Start of School: 8.30 am
  • Start of Nursery & Transition afternoon session: 12.30 pm
  • End of School (Morning Nursery & Transition): 12 noon or 12.30 if staying to lunch
  • End of School (Afternoon Nursery & Transition & Little Court): 3.30 pm
  • Court Jesters: a chargeable service is provided for Little Court children to stay until 6.00 pm. Contact the school reception for details.

Senior School

  • Supervision from 8.00 am
  • Start of school (all years): 8.30am
  • End of school (Years 3 and 4): 4pm
  • End of school (Years 5, 6, 7 and 8): 4.30pm
  • Middle School Prep: Years 3 and 4 children from 4 – 4.30 pm.
  • Prep Service – Prep School: Y5 to Y8, which starts at 4.30 pm. (Years 3 and 4 may also stay). Any children not picked up by 4.40 will be taken to prep, where they will remain until 6 pm or until collected (free service).
  • Emergency after school care: We will look after children on those very rare occasions when traffic or some unforeseen circumstance delays a normal pick up until after 6 pm.

Dropping off arrangements

Morning drop-off on the Main School site takes place in the back car park between 8.00 and 8.30 am. Local children may walk or cycle to school with the Headmistress's permission.