The primary school day begins at 8:55am for Reception to Year 6.
The school gates open at 8:35am and close at 8:55am.
If you arrive after 8:55am go straight to the office where they will let your child choose their lunch and pick up a late ticket.
The nursery morning sessions begin at 8:45am and finish at 11:45am. Afternoon sessions begin at 12:35pm and end at 3.35pm.
The school day finishing times:
Reception – 3:10pm
Year 1 – 3:00pm
Year 2 – 3:10pm
Year 3 – 3:20pm
Year 4/5 – 3:20pm
Year 6 – 3:30pm
Children not picked up by the allocated time will be kept at the office and their parents will be contacted.
If your child is unwell call the office on 020 8670 5470 or email email@example.com and follow the instructions to report them as sick. If you are dropping off or picking up your child for an appointment please register them on the system in the office.
In the first instance call the office on 020 8670 5470. Each Emu Club bubble have their own mobile number which you will receive when you book your child’s place.
The kit for PE is a yellow t-shirt and navy shorts or tracksuit bottoms.
Suitable t-shirts and shorts are sold in the office but children are permitted to wear others as long as they are plain and in school colours.
All children should also wear plain black trainers or pumps.
Depending upon the time of year Forest School can be wet so please send your child with wellies (if they have none the school do have some spare) and in long-sleeved tops and trousers so they can avoid scratches and stings. Please also make sure they have a waterproof rain coat.
If you do not wish your child to attend Forest School please let the teacher know when you receive notification of your child’s session. Each session usually lasts 3 weeks, although timings can vary.
If you have a query about your child’s learning, please contact the Senior Leader responsible for that year group.
Year 1 – Miss Castle, Assistant Head (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Year 2 & Year 6 – Miss Davies, Assistant Head (email@example.com)
Year 3, Year 4, Year 5 – Mrs Jary, Deputy Head (firstname.lastname@example.org)
If you would like to discuss a problem outside of the classroom do feel free to speak one of the senior leadership team you will find on the gate at drop off or pick up.
If there is a reason like illness or some emergency do ring the school office and they will tell you how best to proceed. If you are simply running late then deliver your child to school as soon as you’re able and go straight to the office who will then deliver your child to class.
School colours are Blue and Yellow.
Children are expected to wear:
– Yellow polo shirts (on sale in the office)
– Blue jumper, cardigan or fleece
– Grey or black trousers, shorts, skirts, skorts or dresses
– Yellow or blue checked summer dresses
White, grey or black socks or tights for girls
Black or grey socks for boys
Plain black shoes
Polo shirts, fleeces and jumpers, as well as sports kit, can be bought from the office.
Second hand uniform can be bought from Friends of Dulwich Wood.