Here is a sample of the day in the life of a student at Sacred Heart Primary School.
|8:15||Gates open and student supervision begins in Courtyard|
|8:30||Classrooms Open and student supervision occurs in Courtyard and on the oval|
|8:45||School Day Begins (Any child who arrives after 8:45am is late and must come through the school office to sign in.)|
|8:45 - 8:55||Classroom Administration and Prayer|
|8:55 - 10:55||Morning Teaching Block|
|10:55 - 11:25||Lunch Play|
|11:25 - 11:40||Lunch eating time (All students are supervised by classroom teachers during the 15 minute eating time from 1:25 - 11:40.)|
|11:40 - 1:40||Middle Teaching Block|
|1:40 - 2:10||Recess (Children may eat a snack if they wish.)|
|2:10 - 3:10||Afternoon Session|
|3:10||End of the School Day|
During the year, the school has Pupil Free Days that allow for staff to engage in Professional Development as a whole group. On these days students will not attend school. In 2023 we have the following days listed as Pupil Free Days.
|Friday 28th January||Staff Preparation|
|Friday 3rd March||Schoolwide Positive Behaviour Intervention Supports (SWPBIS)|
|Monday 24th April||Literacy Professional Development (Structured Literacy & The Writing Revolution)|
|Friday 5th May||Tom Hierck - SWPBIS, Collective Commitments & Trauma Informed Care|
|Monday 14th August||Rethinking Learning and Teaching Environments (ReLATE) Professional Development|
|Monday 31st October||Teaching & Learning Focus|
|TBC||Religious Education Professional Development|
|Wednesday 20th December||2024 Preparation|
* Please note that these dates are subject to change. This will be communicated.
Our Term Dates for 2022 are outlined below.
|Term 1||Friday 27th January (students start 30 January)||Thursday 6th April||11 Weeks|
|Term 2||Tuesday 24th April||Friday 23rd June||9 Weeks|
|Term 3||Monday 10th July||Friday 15th September||10 Weeks|
|Term 4||Monday 2nd October||Wednesday 20th December||11 Weeks|
* Please note that students last day at school for the 2023 school year is on Tuesday 19th December.