College House

A Typical Weekday of a Boarder at College House

Time Activity
6:45am Boarders wake-up.
A hostel run may be scheduled.
Boarders shower and clean dorm.
7.30 – 8.00am Breakfast.
Pack morning tea to take to school.
8.20am Dormitory inspection.
8.35am Depart for school.
1.20pm Boarders return to College House for lunch.
Boarders depart from Dining Room for school once they have finished lunch.
3.20pm Return to College House from school.
3.20 – 5.25pm Sports training or co-curricular activities.
Town leave may be taken on the following days:
Year 9 and 10 – Monday
Year 11 – Monday/Wednesday
Year 12 and 13 – No set days
5.30 – 6.15pm Dinner.
All boarders remain in Dining Hall for presentations and notices.
6.15 – 7.15pm Free time.
Marching practice or other College House activities may be completed in this time.
7.30 – 9.00pm Prep.
Year 9 – 11: Supervised prep in classrooms at school
Year 12: Supervised prep in Year 12 prep room at College House
Year 13: Independent study in own rooms
9.15pm Year 9 and 10 “lights out”
9.30pm Year 11 “lights out”
10.00pm Year 12 “lights out”
  • Year 10 boarders undertake their allocated job throughout the day. Times depend on the nature of their allocated job.
  • Weekends vary from the above programme allowing more free time and organized hostel activities.
  • Weekends will include prep before and during examination periods.


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