Lynwood Road, Accrington, Lancashire BB5 6LR

01254 233369

Huncoat Primary School


Our School Day

On this page you can find out more about the School Day at Huncoat.


Our School Day

We operate a system of Early morning doors, children can enter the classroom from 8.45am


Morning session only : 8.45am-11.45am

Reception and Key Stage 1

Morning session : 8.55am-12.15pm

Morning Break : 10.20am-10.35am*

Lunch break :12.15pm - 1.15pm

Afternoon session : 1.15pm-3.30pm

Afternoon break : 2.15pm-2.30pm

 * Reception class have continous provision , without a set break time

Key Stage 2

Morning session : 8.55am-12.15pm

Morning Break : 10.35am-10.50am

Lunch break :12.15pm - 1.15pm

Afternoon session : 1.15pm-3.30pm

Afternoon break : As required

School Bell

The registration bell is 8.55am. At this time, children must enter the building.

A late bell is rung at 9.05am to mark the end of the registration period.

The end of day bell is rung at 3.30pm. This signals the end of the teaching day. Children will not be dismissed from school until after the bell has rung.

School Assemblies

School assembies take place every day at Huncoat.

Monday 9.10am-9.30am : Whole school assembly led by Headteacher or Deputy Headteacher

Tuesday 9.10am-9.30am : Whole School Hymn Practice

Wednesday 9.10am-9.30am : Whole School assembly led by Deputy Head / Key Stage leaders*

Thursday 9.10am-9.30am : Classroom based assembly - PSHE theme

Friday 9.10am-9.30am : Whole school celebration assembly : led by Headteacher


*Class assemblies led by individual classes are also scheduled for Wednesdays