School Day

At Penrice we believe in a well-structured and reliable school day.

Lessons are 100 minutes long, allowing scope for interactive learning and time for one to one coaching.


8.00-8.30am – Breakfast Provision

8.30-8.50am – Registration and Assembly

8.50-10.35am – Period 1

10.35-11.05am – Break 1

11.05-12.45pm – Period 2

12.45-1.15pm – Break 2

1.20-3.00pm – Period 3

3.10-4.00pm – Twilight sessions, clubs, revision, sports and music


Students in each year also have one assembly per week, which takes place in the Main Hall. Assemblies are an opportunity for all students to come together with their year group, hear from their Head of Year and discuss objectives, successes and things to consider for that week.

Monday: Year 7
Tuesday: Year 8
Wednesday: Year 9
Thursday: Year 10
Friday: Year 11