Swalwell Primary School

Working together, learning together


The School Day


Timetable of School Day


School operates a 'soft opening' to help reduce movement around site. This means children are welcome to enter their classrooms from 8:45am. Learning starts at 8:50am prompt. 



8:50am - 12:00pm


Reception, KS1 and KS2:

8:50a.m – 3.20 p.m.


The total time the school is open to pupils is 31.15 hours per week. 


Wrap around provision

FREE Breakfast Club from 8am for all children from Nursery to Year 6. (last entry to Breakfast Club is 8:30am).


After school Peak Sport provide a paid provision separate to Swalwell Primary School which runs from the end of the school day until 5:30pm Monday to Thursday and 5pm on a Friday. Childcare vouchers accepted. For more information and to book, please visit