Riverside Academy Primary School

School Day

School Day

Children are taught for 23.75 hours per week in Key Stage 2 and 21.6 hours in Key Stage 1 and Foundation Stage.

Children should not be on the school site earlier than ten minutes before the doors open at 8:35am.

Parents should ensure that their children arrive on time for the school day and are collected promptly at the end of the day.

  KS1 & Foundation Stage KS2
Lesson Time 8:45 - 10:15 8:50 - 10:30
Assembly 1:05-1:20 each day except Thursday when it's 2:30-2:50 1:05-1:20 each day except Wednesday when it's 2:30-2:50
Break 10:30 - 10:45 10:30 - 10:45
Lesson Time 10:45 - 12:00pm 10:45 - 12:00pm
Lunch 12:00 - 1:00 12:15 - 1:00
Lesson Time 1:00 - 3:00
KS1 children have an additional 
break time: 2 - 2:15
1:00 - 3:00

Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1 children are dismissed by their teacher when an appropriate adult is seen; Key Stage 2 children are dismissed by their teachers but are allowed to exit the building more independently.The school day ends at 3pm:


Parents, carers and families are welcome to request any information about our school as a paper copy. Please contact us and we will be happy to help you.

Riverside Community Primary School
Wanlip Lane

Executive Headteacher: Chelsea Norman
Chair of Governors: Chris Swan