OPEN DAYS - Thursday 2nd November 2023 10.00am or 10.45am, Tuesday 7th November 2023 1.30pm or 2.15pm, Wednesday 10th January 2024 10.00am or 10.45am. PLEASE GO TO OUR OPEN DAY PAGE TO BOOK

School Opening & Closing Times and Term Dates


Our School Day
8:50am Doors Open
9:00am School Begins
9:00am Morning Registration Time
9:20am Register Closes
11:45am-12:45pm Lunch Time - Reception and Year 1
12:00-1:00pm Lunch Time - Years 2, 3 and 4
12:15pm - 1:15pm Lunch Time - Years 5 and 6
3:20pm Reception doors open
3:30pm Home time - Official end of the compulsory school day
Total school hours provided in a typical week = 32.5 hours
Saltaire Primary School also provides wraparound care before and after school from 7:30am to 6:00pm. Further information can be found here


We ask that Parents or Carers will:

  • encourage good attendance     
  • inform the school on the first day of non-attendance by phoning 01274 584093 or emailing
  • keep child/ren off school for 48 hours after symptoms stop in the case of vomiting or diarrhoea
  • discuss planned absences with the school in advance (e.g. family holidays, special occasions) and complete the appropriate holiday request form at least 2 weeks before absence.

Absence Request Form

If you wish to apply for your child to be absent from school, please complete the Leave of Absence Request and return it to the School Office at least two weeks before the intended absence. Thank you.



Summer – Close


Friday 21st July

Monday 4th September          

Half Term  -  Close


Friday 20th October

Monday 30th October

Christmas  -  Close


Friday 15th December

Wednesday 3rd January

Half Term  -  Close


Friday 9th February

Monday 19th February 

Easter  -  Close


Friday 22nd March

Monday 8th April

May Day  -  School Closed

Monday 6th May

Spring Bank  - Close


Friday 24th May

Monday 10th June

Summer  -  Close

Wednesday 24th July