Castlefort Junior Mixed and Infant School

Inspiring Bright Futures Together

Opening Times

Session Times


Sandcastles Nursery morning session – 8:45am until 11:45am (3 hour session)

Sandcastles Nursery afternoon session – 12:30pm until 3:30pm (3 hour session)


Reception & KS1: 8:40am until 3:10pm

Reception lunch: 12:00pm – 12.45pm

KS1 (Y1-Y2) lunch: 12.15-1.00pm


KS2 (Y3-6): 8:40am until 3:20pm

KS2 Lunch: 12:30pm – 1:15pm


Our school day is organised in such a way as to ensure we make the most effective use of the teaching time available. It is important that all children arrive on time and prepared for the day ahead.


This is the compulsory school day, however pupils have access to a before and after school provision and additionally a range of after school clubs.


End of day times

Nursery AM session = 11.45am

Nursery PM session  = 3:30pm

Reception = 3:10pm

KS1- Year 1 & 2 =  3:10pm

KS2- Year 3, 4, 5 & 6 = 3:20pm