Life at Barwick School

6:00am

Rising bell rung by matrons

Go through dorms check each child:

  • Is awake
  • Strips bed
  • Showers
  • Prepares him/herself for inspection

 

6:45am

Inspection time where Teacher on duty checks for;

  • Children have clean uniforms
  • Hair and nails are addressed
  • Shoes polished

 

7:00am

Breakfast

 

7:25am

Children return to hostel and matrons check;           

  • Children clean teeth
  • Children are correctly dressed for school

 

7:45m

School begins and hostel routine continues.

School time: 7:45am – 13:00pm

 

10:00am

Maids go for tea

 

10:30am

Maid’s returns and matrons go to tea if necessary, Sport Teams kit to be issued, Except for those who are on duty for the week.

 

11:00am

Hostel routine continues

 

12:10pm

Matrons go to the dining hall to help serve and supervise Infants lunches with infants teachers.

 

12:50pm

Grade 1 & 2 go to hostel. Matrons Supervise;

  • Children change into sport kit
  • Rest and quiet period

 

13:00pm

Lunch Grade 3 -7

 

13:25pm

Grade 3 – 7 to dorms to;

  • Drop hats, ties and books
  • wash hands

 

Matrons supervise;

  • Children change into sports kit
  • Covers pulled back
  • Children settle to rest

 

13:50pm

Infants finish rest

Matrons supervise that children are;

  • Tidy
  • Correctly dressed
  • Leave dorm tidy

 

14:15pm – 17:00pm

Hostel Routine continues

Prep and Sport

 

17:00pm

Bell rings for grade 1 & 2 to go for showers. Matrons supervise;

  • Check children shower properly
  • Check shoes are collected
  • See beds and nets are ready
  • Release children when ready

 

18:00pm – 18:30pm

Supper

 

18: 45pm

Prep and planned activities

 

19:00pm

Grades 1 to 2 to bed

Matrons check children;

  • Change into pyjamas
  • Clean teeth
  • Use the loo
  • Teacher on duty reads a story

Grade 1 & 2 lights out

 

20:00pm

Grade 3 – 7 Lights out

Matrons check children are;

  • on their beds and under their nets,

 

Matron still on call during the night.