The Abingdon School Day
Below is an outline of a typical day at Abingdon. Timings do vary across year groups and from day to day. However, the table below will give you a general idea of the shape of the day.
|8.35am||Boys arrive in School and meet with their tutors|
|8.45am||Assembly or Chapel|
|9.00 - 9.50||Period 1: Lessons for all|
|9.55 - 10.45||Period 2: Lessons for all|
|10.45 - 11.05||Break|
|11.10 - 12.05||Period 3: Lessons for all|
|12.10 - 13.05||Period 4: Lunch / activities / tutorial / career workshops, assembly for some, lessons for others|
|1.10 - 1.55||Period 5: Lunch / activities / tutorial / career workshops, assembly for all|
|2.00 - 2.55||Period 6: Lunch / activities / career workshops, assembly for some, lessons for others|
|3.00 - 3.55||Period 7: Lessons for all (except Wednesdays when after school activities take place for all)|
|4.00 - 5.15||Period 8: After school activities|
The timetable gives boys plenty of access to Abingdon's extensive Other Half programme.
Many boys travel to and from school by school bus. Buses arrive in time for boys to meet their tutors at 8.35 and leave at 5.20pm following after school activities (“The Other Half”).