Starting in Reception 2023

To all our new students and their families, welcome to our school community.  We look forward to working with you in the future and working in partnership to provide your child with the best possible educational opportunities.  

This page will be used to provide parents and carers with relevant information for their child, due to start in our Reception Class in September 2023.

Our School Day

The length of St Agnes School week is 32 hours and 55 minutes

Children are expected to be present on the school premises five minutes before school starts in both morning and afternoon.  Parents are asked to ensure, if possible, that their children please do not arrive on the premises before 8.30 am.

Our School Day

Entry into School 8.40 am

Morning session

8.40 am to 12.00 noon

Morning break 10.45 am to 11.00 am


12.00 to 1.15 pm

Afternoon Session

1.15 pm to 2.30 pm

Afternoon break 2.30 pm to 2.45 pm

2.45 pm- 3.15 pm

Collect your child from school at 3.15 pm

Welcome from Mrs Pook and Mrs Rainsford

Welcome to all of our new Class 1 children and families. We are very excited to welcome you into our St Agnes family this year. You are going to have so much fun learning and making new friends! We can’t wait to get to know you all and begin our year of learning and fun! Mrs Pook and Mrs Rainsford.

Mrs C. Pook

Class 1 Teacher

Mrs A. Rainsford

Class 1 Learner Support

Oldham Council Getting Ready for School

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Getting Ready for School

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