School Day

Below are the timings for a usual school day at Fernhill
Morning Registration   8.40 am - 9.00 am
Period 1 9.00 am - 10.00 am
Period 2  10.00 am - 11.00 am
BREAK  11.00 am - 11.20 am
Period 3 11.20 am - 12.20 pm
Period 4  12.20 pm - 1.20 pm
LUNCH BREAK  1.20 pm - 1.50 pm
Period 5   1.50 pm - 2.50 pm
Period 6* 3.00 pm - 4.30 pm

 

*Period 6 is a revision or coursework catch up period designed for Key Stage 4 students. It can be split into 2 sessions running 3.00 pm - 3.45pm and 3.45 pm - 4:30 pm. Some sessions are compulsory and some are optional. 

Each student has an assembly each week in place of 'morning registration'. The assemblies rotate between House assemblies and Year group assemblies as follows. 

Week 1 Year Group Assemblies
Monday Year 11
Tuesday Year 10
Wednesday Year 9
Thursday Year 8
Friday Year 7
Week 2  House Assemblies
Tuesday Lincoln
Wednesday Mandela
Thursday Nightingale
Friday Parks

 

There are other essential assemblies throughout the year, particularly for Year 11 focusing on their college applications and Post 16 options.