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School Life

School Life

We enjoy a fulfilling and varied school life every week here at Bishopsgate. There are many ways parents can keep up with all the activities:

Enrich your soul with a weekly assembly

Join our vibrant Bishopsgate community by attending our weekly assemblies. It is a wonderful opportunity for parents to connect and continue to foster our strong sense of community, allowing you to be an integral part of your child’s journey. Witness their growth and accomplishments first-hand as they shine in various areas.

Stay informed with what’s on: calendar highlights

Stay up-to-date with our dynamic school life through the School Calendar, filled with an array of activities, performances, and special occasions.

Check out the School Calendar to support and experience the thrill of Bishopsgate sports as our pupils showcase their skills and teamwork. And a game is never complete without a delicious match tea!

The Nutshell: your weekly insight

Be in the loop with The Nutshell, our weekly newsletter emailed every Friday evening. This comprehensive update brings you highlights of the week, upcoming events, and noteworthy achievements.

Follow us on social media

Get a glimpse of our vibrant school community through social media. Follow our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter feeds for inspiring stories, event snapshots, and more!

Latest news

Stay informed about all things Bishopsgate by regularly checking our News section. It is a great way to catch up on recent happenings, achievements, and announcements.

Our Daily Routine

At the start and end of every term, staggered arrival and departure times apply for all year groups: please refer to the School Calendar for specific times.


8.20am Registration
8.20am – 12.30pm Nursery Morning Session
8.20am – 3.30pm Nursery All Day Session
3.30pm School Ends (Nursery, Reception, Year 1, Year 2)
4.00pm Years 3 and 4 finish (Friday only)
4.00pm Years 5 to 8 finish (Wednesday only)
4.30pm School ends (Years 3 to 8)
5.30pm Clubs end (Nursery – Year 8)

Upon request, we offer an early arrivals facility from 7.45am in the Lower School Atrium.

At the beginning of the academic year, Nursery and Reception parents have the offer of a parked drop off. If parents choose this option, they are asked to drop off between 8.30 – 9.00am; after the drop and go system for the remainder of the School has taken place.