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#1 liveworkplay

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:08 AM

In another thread about school, I was amazed at how late some schools seemed to start. Our Primary school's core hours are 835am until 3pm. The high school I work at is 830am until 320pm. That gives a good 5 hours and 40 minutes of actual teaching time

What is your schools hours?

#2 i_love_my_moos

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:11 AM

8.45 til 3.10

They start actual lessons at 9.


#3 ChunkyChook

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:13 AM

9.00 - 3.15



#4 Mummytoyou

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:14 AM

8.50 - 3.20.

eta kindy is 8.25 - 3.45

and yr 12 child is 10.30 - 3.15

just to confuse me.

Edited by lifehacker, 12 February 2013 - 08:15 AM.


#5 Funwith3

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:15 AM

9am til 3:30pm....I didn't know there was such a variation in school hours!

#6 farfaraway

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:18 AM

8:50-3:10 (primary)

#7 Percoriel

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:19 AM

8.55 to 2.55 here. Why oh why it can't be 9 to 3 is beyond me!

#8 sophiasmum

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:19 AM

9.15 to 3.15

#9 YodaTheWrinkledOne

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:21 AM

QUOTE (liveworkplay @ 12/02/2013, 08:08 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
In another thread about school, I was amazed at how late some schools seemed to start. Our Primary school's core hours are 835am until 3pm. The high school I work at is 830am until 320pm. That gives a good 5 hours and 40 minutes of actual teaching time

What is your schools hours?

DD1 just started Kindie this year. 9:00am - 2:30pm for the first 5 weeks.   Then it's 9:00am-3:00pm

#10 ~THE~MAGICIAN~

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:21 AM

Primary - 8:50am to 3pm
High School - 8:45am to 3:20pm



#11 NotBitzerMaloney

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:22 AM

8:25 to 2:45
Supervision from 8, which is when I aim to drop off

#12 qak

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:22 AM

Primary school is 8.47(*) to 3.00.

(*) It used to be 8.50 but now they have to go in and be ready at 8.50am.

#13 dadathome

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:24 AM

DS9: 9-3

DS5: 9.15-3.15

At least with DS9 changing the schools, the times mean getting between the two when necessary is relatively practical. And DS9 can almost make it to DS5's school by bus between the two finishing times.

#14 liveworkplay

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:25 AM

QUOTE
Why oh why it can't be 9 to 3 is beyond me!


Because with a home room/roll call, recess, lunch and an afternoon pack up that would leave about 4.5 hours of actual lesson time a day!

qak that made me laughing2.gif

Edited by liveworkplay, 12 February 2013 - 08:25 AM.


#15 *lightning

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:25 AM

9am-3.30pm

#16 Ianthe

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:30 AM

Primary school kids do 8:55-2:55 with 20 mins recess and a 1 hr lunch.

High schoolers do 8:55-3:25 as the standard hours but my Year 11 boy is doing extension English and Maths so he is starting at 8:00 on Mon-Wed and doing an extra hour on Wed afternoon.

The reason that most schools don't do 9-3 is because they have to stagger the school buses so you will find there is probably a variation in local school times for that reason.

#17 belinda1976

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:32 AM

9.30am - 3.30pm


Edited by belinda1976, 12 February 2013 - 08:33 AM.


#18 EssentialBludger

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:34 AM

8:30-3:15.

#19 TheGreenSheep

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:35 AM

9:00-3:25

#20 Coffeegirl

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:39 AM

DS- Public Primary School  9:10 - 3:10
DD - Public High School   MWF  8:37 - 3:00   T & Th 8:37 - 2:30



Yes - 8:37

#21 76 others

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:40 AM

9:30-3:30 primary school

Edited by Gloriosa, 12 February 2013 - 08:41 AM.


#22 Reshad

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:42 AM

08.55 - 03.15  Primary School

#23 BronR

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:42 AM

9.15 to 3.15

NSW government primary

#24 fooiesmum

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:43 AM

09:10 until 15:10 - plus crunch n' sip, morning tea & lunch = about 4.5 of actual class time.........

How I wish that we lived in this schools catchment zone though 08:00 > 13:15! http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/go-h...9-1226565357025


#25 cinnabubble

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:43 AM

9-3 NSW public primary.

ETA: glad I'm not in that school's catchment. Finding care for five after school hours would be a huge pain, as evidenced by the numbers of children who are there til 3pm anyway.

Edited by cinnabubble, 12 February 2013 - 08:45 AM.





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