Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria LA11 6RS
Head Teacher: Paul Macfarlane. Office: Helen Fothergill

015395 52298


Dean Barwick Primary School

A small school with BIG ideas!

Class Organisation

The School Day...

The school is open from 8.15 am each morning. Staff see this as an important social time for our children as many of them live further afield and this is their opportunity to meet in an relaxed atmosphere.

The hours spent on teaching during the normal school week, including religious education, but excluding the statutory daily act of collective worship, registration and breaks (including lunch) is:- Junior - 23.5 hours, Infant - 21.75 hours.

Age range:
Full time - 4 to 11 years of age. Children are admitted into full time education in the September of the school year in which they reach the age of 5.
* Part-time – 3 - 4 years of age [mornings only].
* Children are taught in 3 classes in the morning, 2 in the afternoon

Early Years Foundation Stage - This includes Nursery and Reception children, who are taught together each morning. Reception children join KS1 in the afternoon. 
KS2 - Years 3 - 6

EYFS - Nursery & Reception
8.50am – Registration
Morning sessions only until 12noon


Infants KS1 (Y1 & Y2) & Reception
8.50am – Registration
9.00am - 10.30 am
10.50am – 11.55 am
1.00pm - 2.10 pm
2.30pm - 3.15 pm

Juniors KS2 (Y3, Y4, Y5, Y6)
8.50 am Registration
9.00am - 10.30 am
10.50 am - 12.05 am
1.00 pm - 2.25 pm
2.30 pm - 3.15 pm