School Day

A typical school day at St Dominic’s is set out below for Key Stage 2 and Key Stages 3,4 & 5.

Key Stage 2

07.30 Pupils wake, wash or shower, dress, make their bed.
08.15 Breakfast
08.45 Tutor Time & Registration
09.00 Assembly
09.10 Lesson 1
09.45 Lesson 2 (NLC)
10.15 Break
10.30 Guided Reading / Literacy / Numeracy
11.00 Lesson 3
11.35 Lesson 4
12.05 Lunch
13.00 Registration
13.05 Guided Reading and relaxation
13.35 Lesson 5
14.10 Movement Break
14.25 Lesson 6
14.55 Golden Time
15.10 Tutor Time
15.20 School Day finishes
15.30 Homework club and evening activities for boarders and pupils on extended days

 

Key Stages 3, 4 & 5

07.30 Pupils waken, wash or shower, dress, make their bed.
08.15 Breakfast
08.45 Tutor Time & Registration
09.00 Assembly
09.10 Lesson 1
10.00 Lesson 2
10.45 Break
11.00 Lesson 3
11.50 Lesson 4
12.35 Lunch
13.30 Registration
13.35 Lesson 5
14.25 Lesson 6
15.10 Tutor Time
15.20 School Day finishes
15.30 Homework club and activites for boarders and day pupils and students on extended day

 

The school day ends at 2.20pm every Friday for all pupils and students

 

 

The residential special school provides highly effective services that consistently exceed the standards of good. The actions of the school contribute to significantly improved outcomes and positive experiences for children and young people. Ofsted – March 2018

 

 

Latest News

Kingswood Day 3 – Rouen!

Today we had a guided tour of the city of Rouen, the capital of Normandy, learning about its history. The highlight was seeing a Black Death site where we saw skeletons being excavated from an old market square.

Read more

Kingswood Day 2 – Baking & Battlefields!

  After a busy day of activities yesterday, in the evening pupils and students learned how to bake authentic croissants (pictured looking delicious!) and then tried their hands at archery. Pupils and students were early to bed last night in …

Read more

Kingswood Day 1 – Fun at the Beach!

Yesterday, after a long journey, pupils and students arrived safe and sound at the Chateau mid-afternoon. After they had unpacked, pupils and students enjoyed an evening meal followed by sports activities. After so much excitement, some pupils and students woke …

Read more

The Dominic Savio Award 2018

St Dominic’s School is named after Dominic Savio (pictured), who was born near Turin in Northern Italy in 1842. Dominic Savio strove to live a life that was completely open to God.  Through his kindness, courage and cheerfulness, he had …

Read more