Students 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.
|Breakfast for boarders||7.00 – 8.00am|
|Day pupils arrive in boarding houses||8.00am|
|Chapel||8.25am – lasts for approximately 15 minutes|
|Break||10.25am – 25 minutes|
There are two sittings for lunch to allow all pupils the opportunities to eat within their year groups.
|Break||4.30 – 5.30pm (House time / Gresham’s Activities Programme (GAPS))|
|Electives||5.00pm – 5.30pm
Drama and music rehearsals take place, as well as an opportunity for one to one tutoring through our academic clinics.
|Prep (homework)||5.30pm – 7.00pm
Prep is completed in the pupil’s boarding house.
|Prep / Quiet hour||7.45pm – 8.30pm
This is voluntary for pupils and monitored by the Housemaster/mistress.
|Pick up for Day pupils||Day pupils can opt to leave on weekdays at either 5.30pm, 7.00pm, 7.30pm or 8.00pm.
A set departure time should be followed for each term.
Each pupil is provided with a copy of their personal timetable and this will specify subjects, teachers and rooms.