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At Great Torrington School pupils are expected to be on-site from 8.45am to 3.10 pm, Monday to Friday, with registration starting at 8.50am.


This means, in a typical week, pupils attend school for 32 hours and 5 minutes.


This does not include any extra-curricular activities that a pupil may choose to participate in.


School is available for pupils to access from 8.25am and closes by 5pm, due to after school clubs.


Monday – Friday



8:45 am

Warning Bell

8:50 am – 9:10 am

Registration in Tutor group or Assembly

9:10 am – 10:00 am

Period 1

10:00 am – 10:50 am

Period 2

10:50 am – 11:10 am


11:10 am – 12:00 pm

Period 3

12:00 pm – 12:50 pm

Period 4

12:50 pm – 1:30 pm


1:30 pm – 2:20 pm

Period 5

2:20 pm – 3:10 pm

Period 6

3:10 pm

End of School


  • Three bells will be rung in close succession to indicate wet break or wet lunchtime. Pupils should not be on the school site before 8:25 am, unless they are going to study in the Library, which is available from 8:15 am.
  • Pupils are not allowed off the school site at break time. 
  • Pupils are only allowed off site at lunch time with a consent letter from their parents / carers, or with a lunch time pass.

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