St. Oswald's

C of E Primary Academy

01274 573396

St Oswald's CofE Primary Academy, Cross Lane, Bradford, West Yorkshire BD7 3JT

Our Overall attendance to date is...

Attendance and Punctuality

Attendance and punctuality is of great importance to ensure that all children can access the full range of learning in all lessons.

School starts at 8.45am.

Any child arriving after 8.55am will be marked 'late' in the register. Any child arriving after 9.30am will be marked absent in the register and must be brought into school and signed in by an adult.

The school day-

Reception, Key Stage 1 & 2 School Times

Morning: 8.45am to 11.45am or 12.30pm
Afternoon: 12.30pm or 1.15pm to 3.15pm
There is a 'staggered' lunchtime: Reception & Years 1-3, and Years 4-6


This totals 32.5 hours per week- inline with statutory guidelines

Nursery times: Morning: 8.30am to 11.30am
Afternoon 12.15pm to 3.15pm

Main school children should not arrive before 8.40am. Doors open at 8.45am.
Key Stage 1 classes have 2 breaks of 15 minutes morning and afternoon, Key Stage 2 classes have a morning break of 15 minutes.



The letter below outlines changes to the attenadence guidelines that will be followed from April 2023. 

Please read it careful so you are aware of the important changes.