The School Day

Every day can be a different experience at Old Buckenham Hall. To get a brief insight into a typical day at the school click one of the links below.

Pre-Prep pupils | Day Pupils | Boarding Pupils

A day in Reception:

08.15 Arrive at school and hang up our coats
08.30 Assembly
09.00 Literacy: We are reading ‘Chicken Licken’ and answering questions
10.00 Snack Time: today we have melon and sandwiches with a glass of milk
10.30 Break time: We go in to the walled garden to play
11.00 Numeracy: In Maths today we are learning about heavy and light and we are weighing vegetables
12.00 Lunch: We go to the dining room in the Prep School – lasagne with apple crumble with custard for pudding
12.45 Lunch time play: we can go on the climbing frame or play with skipping ropes and balls
13.15 Art: We are making papier maché African masks
14.15 French:  We are learning parts of the body
15.30 School finishes and we go to our after school activity – today it is Science Club – we are making chocolate ice-cream with dry ice!