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Pupils attend lessons six days a week at Gresham’s from Monday to Saturday, a single lesson will last for 45 minutes.

There are typically eight classes a day, Monday to Friday.The timetable on a Saturday does not have lessons in the afternoon but hobbies and games practice and/or sports fixtures. The timetable varies throughout the week to accommodate co-curricular activities such as CCF and Games. Games take place Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday with CCF and Service activities on a Friday. The timetable below indicates a typical Monday.

Day pupils can opt to leave on weekdays at either 5.30pm, 7.00pm, 7.30pm or 8.00pm.




Wake up for boarders


Breakfast for boarders

8:05am - 8.10am


8:25 - 8:45am

Tutor period/ Chapel

8:50 - 9:35am 

Period 1

9:35 - 10:25am

Period 2 

10:25 - 10:50am


10:50 - 11:35am

Period 3

11:40 - 12:25pm

Period 4 

12:30 - 1:15

Period 5 

1:15 - 2:00pm


2:00 - 2:45pm

Period 6

2:50 - 3:35pm

Period 7 

3:40 - 4:25pm

Period 8

4:30 - 5:25pm

Gresham's activity Programme (GAPs)/ Tutor and House time

5:30 - 7:00pm

Prep and timetabled music practice

7.00 - 7:30pm


7:45 - 8:30pm

Prep and quiet time, including time to contact home and boarder's evening activity

Each pupil is provided with a copy of their personal timetable and this will specify subjects, teachers and rooms.