Fairfield Park Lower School

School Day and Collection Procedures

Poppyfields (Dickens Boulevard site) and Dawn until Dusk (Ruskin Drive site) are open for Breakfast club; they then prepare the children for school and walk the children over to the school at 8.50am, dropping them at their class doors. Drop off by parents to  Poppyfields is located in the school Pavilion and for Dawn until Dusk at the next door along from the main office entrance. These Breakfast Clubs start at 8am.  

School Times:

  • 9.00 am - Midday and 12.30 pm - 3.30 pm - Nursery class (part time sessions) *
  • 8.55 am -- 3.20 pm - Reception classes *
  • 8.55 am - 3.20 pm - KS1 & KS2 classes *

We welcome Reception and KS1 children into school by opening the main parents lobby doors at 8.50am and take register at 8.55am, learning starts at 9am promptly. Doors are shut at 8.55am.

* There will be changes due to Covid-19  to these times – alternative communication has been communicated to parents or contact the school office for further information.

Each year group has their own parent entrance door which they enter into the school in the mornings:

Nursery door: to the Right hand side of the main office door by The Pavilion bungalow

Reception door: to the Left hand side of the main office door running alongside Nickleby Way

Year 1: to the Right hand side of the main office door by running alongside Kipling Crescent

Year 2: to the Left hand side of the main office door running alongside Nickleby Way

Year 3: to the Left hand side of the main office door running alongside Nickleby Way

Year 4: at the front of the school running alongside Dickens Boulevard

At The End Of The Day

Each classroom door is open and children are collected from their classrooms by parents or carers.

The complete school day & collection procedures document is available to download as a PDF here.