The Village Academy

The Village Academy is a group of town, city and village schools that have joined together to provide the very best education for the children in our care and where we believe that education is very much a matter of the individual.

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The School Day at Lynsted

Children may be dropped at school from 8.40am when there will be staff on the playground to supervise them.    

(If you would like a brief chat with your child's teacher they will be available on the playground at 8.40am, and at the end of the day).   If you need a longer discussion please make an appointment.

School starts at 8.50am.   Children arriving after this time must sign in at the school office, and will be registered as late until 9.15am. when we close the registers.  Arrivals after 9.15am will be recorded as an unauthorised absence.   If possible please ring ahead if you know you are going to be late.

Morning break is from 10.30-10.45am

Lunch break is from 12 noon to 1pm

Afternoon registration is at 1pm   

School finishes at 3.15pm   

If your child is ill, please contact the school office on the first day and every day thereafter until they are back at school, by phone, email or using Parentmail.    When they return to school please also send a note explaining why they have been absent.

Please also make sure that the school office is aware of any appointments your child is attending, which may mean they will be coming to school later than normal, or need to be collected during the school day.   Evidence of appointments is required to please let the school office have a copy of the appointment letter.

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